Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Kate Douglas Wiggin
‘Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm’ is a classic American 1903 children’s novel by Kate Douglas Wiggin that tells the story of Rebecca Rowena Randall and her aunts, one stern and one kind, in the fictional village of Riverboro, Maine. Rebecca’s joy for life inspires her aunts, but she faces many trials in her young life, gaining wisdom and understanding. Wiggin wrote a sequel, ‘New Chronicles of Rebecca’. Eric Wiggin, a great-nephew of the author, wrote updated versions of several Rebecca books, including a concluding story.