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  • ISBN: 9781429993074
  • ISBN: 1429993073
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (340 pages)
  • Edition: First Square Fish edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Square Fish, [2011, 2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 2009.
Includes discussion questions.
Summary, etc.:
In central Texas in 1899, eleven-year-old Callie Vee Tate is instructed to be a lady by her mother, learns about love from the older three of her six brothers, and studies the natural world with her grandfather.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12.
830 Lexile.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 2010
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882. On the origin of species > Juvenile fiction.
Nature stories.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Grandfathers > Juvenile fiction.
Naturalists > Juvenile fiction.
Technology > Social aspects > Juvenile fiction.
Texas > Social life and customs > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Nature stories.
Family life > Texas > Fiction.
Grandfathers > Fiction.
Naturalists > Fiction.
Texas > History > 19th century > Fiction.
19th Century.
JUVENILE FICTION/Nature & the Natural World (see also headings under Animals)/Environment/.
JUVENILE FICTION/Family/Multigenerational/.
JUVENILE FICTION/Historical/United States/19th Century/.
Genre: Electronic books.

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