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An acquaintance with darkness

Author: Ann Rinaldi
Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Harcourt Brace, ©1997.
Series: Great episodes.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When her mother dies and her best friend's family is implicated in the assassination of President Lincoln, fourteen-year-old Emily Pigbush must go live with an uncle she suspects of being involved in stealing bodies for medical research.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rinaldi, Ann.
Acquaintance with darkness.
San Diego, Calif. : Harcourt Brace, ©1997
(OCoLC)605338878
Online version:
Rinaldi, Ann.
Acquaintance with darkness.
San Diego, Calif. : Harcourt Brace, ©1997
(OCoLC)608564241
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Rinaldi
ISBN: 015201294X 9780152012946 0152021973 9780152021979
OCLC Number: 36138335
Notes: "Gulliver books."
Description: 294 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Great episodes.
Responsibility: Ann Rinaldi.
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Sent to live with her uncle after her own mother's death, Emily realizes that the mother of her friend is one of John Wilkes Booth's accomplices in the assassination of President Lincoln.  Read more...

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Rinaldi has woven two interesting plots here into a fine coming-of-age historical novel....Makes readers feel as if they are living in history.--Booklist Fast-paced and dramatic, with a wealth of Read more...

 
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