The Hundred Dresses

By Eleanor Estes; Louis Slobodkin (Illustrator)
(Harcourt Paperbacks, Paperback, 9780152052607, 80pp.)

Publication Date: September 2004

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Wanda Petronski, a little Polish girl in an American school, is laughed at because she always wears a faded blue dress, until her classmates learn a lesson. “Sensitive, intuitive, restrained.”--Saturday Review




About the Author
ELEANOR ESTES (1906-1988), a children's librarian for many years, launched her writing career with the publication of The Moffats in 1941.

ELEANOR ESTES (1906-1988), a children's librarian for many years, launched her writing career with the publication of The Moffats in 1941.


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