Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Format
Paperback
Price
$7.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142423356
  • 496 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 10 and up

Overview

As a young orphan, Pip encounters an escaped criminal while living with his cruel sister. He is then sent to spend time with the eccentric Miss Havisham and her cold, beautiful ward, Estella, who enchants Pip. As a young man, Pip is given money by a mysterious benefactor, who turns out to be both the convict and Estella’s father. With the hopes of winning Estella’s love and becoming a gentleman in London, Pip is tasked with many "great expectations."

Praise

"No story in the first person was ever better told."
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