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- ISBN: 9780375897443 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2010.
A story of the American Revolution from two-time Newbery Honor--winning author Patricia Reilly Giff.While staying with her aunt, Elizabeth finds something remarkable: a drawing. It hangs on the wall, a portrait of her ancestor, Eliza, known as Zee. She looks like Elizabeth.The girls' lives intertwine as Elizabeth's present-day story alternates with Zee's, which takes place during the American Revolution. Zee is dreamy, and hopeful for the future--until the Revolution tears apart her family and her community in upstate New York. Left on her own, she struggles to survive and to follow her father and brother into battle.Zee's story has been waiting to be rediscovered by the right person. As Elizabeth learns about Zee, and walks where Zee once walked and battles raged, the past becomes as vivid and real as the present.In this beautifully crafted, affecting novel from beloved author Patricia Reilly Giff, the lives of two girls reflect one another...
|Target Audience Note:||
Text Difficulty 2 - Text Difficulty 3
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
4.2 ATOS Level
HL 610 Lexile.
Electronic reproduction. New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1991 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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