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The midwife's apprentice

Author: Karen Cushman
Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In medieval England, a nameless, homeless girl is taken in by a sharp-tempered midwife, and in spite of obstacles and hardship, eventually gains the three things she most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0395692296 9780395692295
OCLC Number: 30625374
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1996.
American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 122 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: by Karen Cushman.
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In medieval England, a nameless, homeless girl is taken in by a sharp-tempered midwife, and in spite of obstacles and hardship, eventually gains the three things she most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world.

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