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|Material Type:||Elementary and junior high school, Fiction|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Laurie Halse Anderson; Lizzy Bromley; Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Baldwin Library copy signed by the author.
"Book design by Lizzy Bromley ; Manufactured in the United States of America"--t.p. verso.
|Awards:||National Book Award Finalist, Young People's Literature, 2008
Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2009
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009
|Target Audience:||Ages 10 up.|
|Description:||316 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.|
|Responsibility:||Laurie Halse Anderson.|
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A nice addition to any library.
I could not put this book down. It is about two sisters who are slaves in NYC during the Revolutionary War. One of the sisters has epilepsy and the other takes it upon herself to protect her sister. Anderson tells an amazing story. At the...
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