The Little Match Girl
The Little Match Girl
Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Little Match Girl - Study Guide

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Read the story: The Little Match Girl, Character Analysis & Summary, Genre & Themes, Quotes, Discussion Questions, Useful Links, and Notes/Teacher Comments

Character Analysis & Summary

The Little Match Girl lit match
Isabella's last match

Genre & Themes


Discussion Questions

Hans Christian Andersen
Hans Christian Andersen

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