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The blue door

Author: Ann Rinaldi
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 1999, ©1996.
Series: Point (Scholastic Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When her grandmother sends her alone on a difficult journey up North, fourteen-year-old Amanda encounters the exploitation of women in textile mills. When Amanda is sent north to the Chelmsford textile mill, she prepares to make peace with the father she deserted. But when she arrives, she realizes that nothing is the way she hoped it would be. Instead she must choose between healing family wounds and fighting for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Rinaldi
ISBN: 0590460528 9780590460521
OCLC Number: 41413022
Notes: "First Scholastic paperback printing, June 1999"--Title page verso.
Description: 272 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Point (Scholastic Inc.)
Responsibility: Ann Rinaldi.

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When her grandmother sends her alone on a difficult journey up North, fourteen-year-old Amanda encounters the exploitation of women in textile mills. When Amanda is sent north to the Chelmsford textile mill, she prepares to make peace with the father she deserted. But when she arrives, she realizes that nothing is the way she hoped it would be. Instead she must choose between healing family wounds and fighting for her newfound freedom. And either way, she must face what is behind the blue door--her great-grandfather.

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