Hilary Robinson Shelagh McNicholas Hans Christian Andersen
- Title: The Little Match Girl
- Author: Hilary Robinson Shelagh McNicholas Hans Christian Andersen
- ISBN: 9780749665760
- Page: 106
- Format: Hardcover
Recent Comments "The Little Match Girl"
Use to read this book all the time when I was a child even though it always made me cry.
This is a really touching short story based in Victorian times. It is about a little poor girl/orphan, who makes money by selling matches on the street during the harsh winter months around Christmas time. With the icy cold and snow getting worse the little girl tries to keep herself warm by lighting a match. In the flicker of the light the girl sees a warm fireplace, Christmas dinner laid out on the table. Each time she tries to reach out to these images she cannot because the light of the matc [...]
The Little Match Girl, is a lonely child, forced to sell her matches in order to try and earn a living. Out on the streets she strikes her matches and a vision of her grandmother comes to her in the light of the flame. Her grandmother, the only person who has ever truly loved her, reassures her and comforts her, and the next day, on New Years Day, the little girl is found frozen to death on the street with a book of matched burned out beside her.A classic Hans Christian Andersen story. Not for t [...]
This is a very touching story, every time I read this I cryHow sad and lonely this world sometimes isI really felt for the little match girl
Still a painful story to think about.
It's about a little girl who could find a warm happiness inside in no matter a struggling situation she was. If dream makes us hope and smile, why giving it up?
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