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A stitch in time

Author: Daphne Kalmar
Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"In 1927 Vermont, eleven-year-old Donut, recently orphaned after the death of her beloved pops, stands to lose everything when she learns her Aunt Agnes plans to move her to Boston, but little does her aunt know that Donut has no intentions of leaving her friends or her home." --
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Novels
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daphne Kalmar
ISBN: 9781250154989 1250154987
OCLC Number: 994532753
Description: 167 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Daphne Kalmar.

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An orphan grapples with her unpleasant aunt and the even more unpleasant idea of moving to Boston in this poignant middle-grade debut that handles loss and renewal.  Read more...

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"Written in the third person limited to Donut's perspective, Kalmar's debut has an authentic voice that brings her protagonist vividly to life and lends her struggles with grief an immediacy that Read more...

 
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A quiet, beautiful, read

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published about 3 weeks ago) Excellent Permalink

This quiet story takes place in 1927, when the old way of doing things was making way for a louder, smellier, faster world.

Recently orphaned, Donut is trying to hold on to the memory of her recently dead father, the only connection to her mother, who died at her birth. Her aunt, a headmistress...
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