The Hundred Dresses

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Eleanor Estes's The Hundred Dresses won a Newbery Honor in 1945 and has never been out of print since. At the heart of the story is Wanda Petronski, a Polish girl in a Connecticut school who is ridiculed by her classmates for wearing the same faded blue dress every day. Wanda claims she has one hundred dresses at home, but everyone knows she doesn't and bullies her mercilessly. The class feels terrible when Wanda is pulled out of the school, but by that time it's too late for apologies. Maddie, one of Wanda's classmates, ultimately decides that she is "never going to stand by and say nothing again."

Wanda Petronski, a girl who comes from the poor part of the town, is the only student in her class with a 'funny' Polish name. The story is told from the perspective of one of Wanda's classmates, Maddie, who is the best friend of the ... Feb 13, 2012 - Explore FakeErinMcKean's board "The Hundred Dresses", followed by 1477 people on Pinterest.

Books ↓ All Books eBooks Audio Books Videos ... The Hundred Dresses: An Instructional Guide for Literature: Smith, Jodene: Books ELEANOR ESTES (1906-1988), a children's librarian for many years, launched her writing career with the publication of The Moffats in 1941. Two of her books about the Moffats are Newbery Honor Books, as is The Hundred Dresses.