Eloise: The Absolutely Essential 60th Anniversary Edition by Kay Thompson

Eloise: The Absolutely Essential 60th Anniversary Edition

Kay Thompson's Eloise #1

Kay Thompson

92 pages first pub 1955 (editions) user-added

fiction childrens classics funny lighthearted medium-paced


It's Eloise's sixtieth birthday--though she's still not a day over six. Celebrate with a beautifully illustrated hardcover edition of the original classic storybook with gobs of bonus material Eloise is a very special little girl who lives at The ...

Read more

Community Reviews Summary of 1,205 reviews


lighthearted 88%
funny 82%
adventurous 41%
hopeful 11%
relaxing 11%
sad 5%


fast 76%
medium 17%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 90% | Plot: 9%

Strong character development?

No: 91% | N/A: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 16%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 25%

Average rating


See all reviews...

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...