Little Lord Fauntleroy
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886) by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) is a classic children’s novel. The story is about a young boy named Cedric Errol who lives in poverty. He lives with his mother in New York City until he receives a message from his Grandfather, an English aristocrat based in England, that he has become Lord Fauntleroy and heir to a large estate. Cedric teaches his Grandfather the concept of compassion.