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The ballad of Lucy Whipple / by Karen Cushman ; introduction by Candace Fleming.

Cushman, Karen, (author.). Fleming, Candace, (writer of introduction.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV FICTION CUSH (Text) 39213000875744 JUV Fiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library JF CUSH (Text) 38650833504010 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jF Cushman (Text) 78292000391390 Children's New Materials In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780395728062
  • ISBN: 9781328631138
  • ISBN: 9781549091667
  • Physical Description: vi, 195 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-195).
Summary, etc.:
"In 1849 a twelve-year-old girl who calls herself Lucy is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a small California mining town. There Lucy helps run a boarding house and looks for comfort in books while trying to find a way to return "home""
Target Audience Note:
1030L Lexile
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > California > Juvenile fiction.
Families > California > Juvenile fiction.
Pioneer children > California > Juvenile fiction.
Moving, Household > Juvenile fiction.
California > Gold discoveries > Juvenile fiction.
California > History > 1846-1850 > Juvenile fiction.

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