Sturdy and Strong Or, How George Andrews Made His Way

By: G. A. Henty
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Sturdy and Strong: Or, How George Andrews Made His Way" by G. A. Henty is a compelling work of historical fiction that follows the journey of the resilient protagonist, George Andrews, as he navigates the challenges of Victorian England. Set against a backdrop of industrialization and social upheaval, the novel seamlessly blends elements of adventure, perseverance, and self-discovery. Through George's trials and triumphs, readers are immersed in a vivid portrayal of the era's societal dynamics and the indomitable human spirit. From humble beginnings to eventual success, George's story resonates with themes of hard work, determination, and the pursuit of one's dreams. As he encounters obstacles and adversaries along the way, George's character is tested, yet he remains steadfast in his resolve to carve out a better life for himself. With its engaging narrative, rich historical detail, and timeless themes, "Sturdy and Strong" captivates readers of all ages, offering a poignant reflection on the power of resilience and the rewards of perseverance in the face of adversity. G. A. Henty's masterful storytelling transports readers to a bygone era, where courage and determination pave the way to a brighter future.

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G. A. Henty

English author and war correspondent George Alfred Henty lived from 8 December 1832 to 16 November 1902. He is most well-known for his historical fiction and adventure books, including The Dragon & The Raven (1886), For The Temple (1888), Under Drake's Flag (1883), and in Freedom's Cause (1883). (1885). He was a British journalist who served as G. A. Henty's war correspondent. He was raised in Cambridge and finished his education there at Gonville and Caius College. He continued to cover important wars that followed, such as the Italian and Austro-Italian Wars. He wrote 122 books, most of which were geared toward young readers. He also wrote non-fiction, adult fiction, and short tales. In Henty's stories, the main character is a boy or young man who is going through a challenging situation. His characters are consistently low-key, astute, courageous, truthful, and resourceful with a lot of "pluck." The date was put at the bottom of the title page of each of Henty's 122 historical fiction works in their first printings.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 160pages
  • ISBN-10: 9363052419
  • ISBN-13: 9789363052413
  • Item Weight: 208g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 9.18mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / Historical