The fifth of march [electronic resource]. Ann Rinaldi.
- ISBN: 9780547351162 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 1993.
|Summary, etc.:|| It's 1770, and fourteen-year-old Rachel Marsh is a servant in the Boston household of John Adams. But her loyalty to the Adams family is tested by her friendship with Matthew Kilroy, a British private with an unsavory reputation. Rachel knows Matthew is frustrated and angry, but even she is surprised when he is accused of joining soldiers in firing upon a mob of citizens . . . in the bloody encounter that came to be known as the Boston Massacre. "Carefully researched and lovingly written, Rinaldi's latest presents a girl indentured to John and Abigail Adams during the tense period surrounding the 1770 Massacre. . . . Fortuitously timed, a novel that illuminates a moment from our past that has strong parallels to recent events. Bibliography."—Kirkus Reviews
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 2 - Text Difficulty 4
MG+/Upper middle grades (6th-12th)
5.7 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Boston : HMH Books for Young Readers, 1993. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 394 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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