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Alchemy and Meggy Swann

Author: Karen Cushman
Publisher: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Cushman
ISBN: 9780547231846 0547231849
OCLC Number: 324776965
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 167 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Karen Cushman.

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In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths.

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