Eloise The Absolutely Essential Edition by Kay Thompson

Eloise The Absolutely Essential Edition

Kay Thompson's Eloise #1

Kay Thompson with Hilary Knight (Illustrator)

80 pages first pub 1955 (editions)

fiction childrens classics funny lighthearted medium-paced


Here is everything you need to know about Eloise (the enormously famous little girl who lives at the Plaza Hotel) because in the front of this book we have printed the original ELOISE story & pictures and in the back of it there are sketches t...

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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%

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