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A Little Princess

A Little Princess


by Frances Hodgson Burnett

A Little Princess: Symbols True or False

1. Why is the Last Doll called by its name? -> It's the last doll Sara's dad buys for her.
2. When Lavinia calls Sara a "princess," what does she mean? -> That she puts on airs
3. What does Sara consider princess-hood to be? -> Being polite and having great manners
4. What does Sara do when she's having a miserable time and needs to escape from daily life? -> Tells herself stories
5. What story does Sara invent to describe her life with Becky? -> That they're prisoners in the Bastille