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Caroline takes a chance, 1812 / by Kathleen Ernst ; illustrations, Robert Papp ; vignettes, Lisa Papp.

Ernst, Kathleen, 1959- (Author). Papp, Robert. (Added Author). Papp, Lisa. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J AMERICAN (Caroline) (Text) 39206019544152 J Series Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593698898
  • ISBN: 1593698895
  • ISBN: 9781593698881 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1593698887 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 90 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Middleton, WI : American Girl Pub., [2012]

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Summary, etc.:
"While Caroline is out fishing one spring day, she sees a British warship about to capture an American boat. With only an instant to decide what to do, Caroline takes a daring risk to try to save the day. She's been trying to be brave, like she promised Papa, but would he be proud of her now? Missing him terribly, Caroline visits their special fishing spot on the shore of Lake Ontario. She hopes to find comfort there-- but instead she makes a startling discovery! The illustrated "Looking Back" section discusses transportation and medicine in the early 1800s" -- from publisher's web site.
Target Audience Note:
680L Lexile
Subject: Fishing stories.
Risk-taking (Psychology) > Fiction.
United States > History > War of 1812 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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