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The evolution of Calpurnia Tate

Author: Jacqueline Kelly
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2009.
Series: Calpurnia Tate Series, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate learns about love from the older three of her six brothers and studies the natural world with her grandfather which leads to an important discovery.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Kelly
ISBN: 9780805088410 0805088415 9780312659301 031265930X
OCLC Number: 262143062
Notes: Sequel: The curious world of Calpurnia Tate.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Newbery Honor Book, 2010
Description: 340 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Calpurnia Tate Series, 1.
Responsibility: Jacqueline Kelly.
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In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate learns about love from the older three of her six brothers and studies the natural world with her grandfather which leads to an important discovery.

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A year (1899) in the life  of a budding Texas naturalist who is also a girl. Readers get to join 11 year old Calpurnia as she discovers plants and animals and performs experiments with her grandfather and struggles...
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