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The wishing star

Author: Marian Wells
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Bethany House, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jenny, living in the frontier districts of New York and Ohio in the early 1800s, is surrounded by poverty and an abusive drunken father. Yet in spite of limited schooling and spiritual guidance, curious and quick-minded Jenny reaches out for something different.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marian Wells
ISBN: 0871238179 9780871238177
OCLC Number: 12558294
Description: 283 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Marian Wells.

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Jenny, living in the frontier districts of New York and Ohio in the early 1800s, is surrounded by poverty and an abusive drunken father. Yet in spite of limited schooling and spiritual guidance, curious and quick-minded Jenny reaches out for something different.

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