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The trouble with May Amelia

Author: Jennifer L Holm; Adam Gustavson
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Living with seven brothers and her father, who thinks girls are useless, a thirteen-year-old Finnish American farm girl is determined to prove her worth when a enterprising gentleman tries to purchase their cash-strapped family settlement in Washington State in 1900.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer L Holm; Adam Gustavson
ISBN: 9781416913733 1416913734 9781416913740 1416913742
OCLC Number: 646112893
Notes: Sequel to: Our only May Amelia.
"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild Selection.
A Children's Book-of-the-month Club Featured Selection.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.; Middle School.; 690
Description: 204 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Ch. One Irritating as a Grain of Sand --
ch. Two This Is Bitter Country --
ch. Three No Kind of a Cook --
ch. Four We Live in Misery --
ch. Five The Most Wicked Place --
ch. Six The Devil You Know --
ch. Seven The Sweetest Child Ever --
ch. Eight Learning Is Dangerous Here --
ch. Nine Calving and Courting --
ch. Ten A Wedding to Remember --
ch. Eleven The Right Hand --
ch. Twelve Our Loving Family --
ch. Thirteen I Take My Lumps --
ch. Fourteen What Ghosts Want --
ch. Fifteen Hukkareissu --
ch. Sixteen The Pearl of Nasel.
Responsibility: Jennifer L. Holm ; illustrated by Adam Gustavson.

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Living with seven brothers and her father, who thinks girls are useless, a thirteen-year-old Finnish American farm girl is determined to prove her worth when a enterprising gentleman tries to purchase their cash-strapped family settlement in Washington State in 1900.

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