Helen Ford

Helen Ford

by Horatio Alger Jr

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Overview

Helen Ford is one of only two novels by Horatio Alger, Jr. with a female heroine. Originally aimed at the adult market, Helen Ford found little commercial success. Helen has the responsibility of caring for her father, a typical Alger misfit, this one, widowed and estranged from his wealthy father, trying to invent a flying machine. What is particularly interesting about Helen Ford is how Alger treats a female heroine during times of rampant sexual discrimination.

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ISBN-13: 9781987073188
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Press
Publication date: 05/15/2019
Series: Classic Fiction for Young Adult , #173
Pages: 354
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

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