Possibly one for the Christmas list of mothers of little girls rather than little girls themselves. With lines like “Good little girls always show marked deference for the aged. You ought never to ‘sass’ old people unless they ‘sass’ you first” this illustrated version of Mark Twain’s 1865 short story is a wonderful incitement for little girls to think for themselves. Find out more about this inspired reissue from Maria Popova here.
ADVICE TO LITTLE GIRLS – MARK TWAIN AUTHOR & VLADIMIR RADUNSKY ILLUSTRATOR