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Author Cushman, Karen, author.
Title The midwife's apprentice / by Karen Cushman.
Pub Info New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]
Original text: ©1995
Introduction: ©2019
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J PB CUS     AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 122 pages ; 20 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Note Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Clarion Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 1995.
Includes a new introduction by Newbery medalist Lois Lowry.
Summary In medieval England, a nameless, homeless girl is taken in by a sharp-tempered midwife and, in spite of obstacles and hardship, eventually gains the three things she wants most: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in the world.
Audience 10-12.
5-7.
Awards Newbery Medal, 1996.
Subject Middle Ages -- Juvenile fiction.
Midwives -- Juvenile fiction.
Homeless girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Civilization, Medieval -- Juvenile fiction.
Fourteenth century -- Juvenile fiction.
Villages -- England -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-consciousness (Awareness) -- Juvenile fiction.
Girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Childbirth -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
Add Author Lowry, Lois, writer of introduction.
ISBN 9781328631121
1328631125
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