This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
Impoverished Vermont farm girl Lyddie Worthen is determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the 1840s
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
* "Rich in historical detail . . . a superb story of grit, determination, and personal growth."About the Author:
Katherine Paterson was born in China in 1932 - she was the middle of five children. Her parents were missionaries and during her childhood the family travelled extensively. After graduating she was a teacher in Virginia and later she travelled to Japan where she lived for four years. Katherine Paterson is twice winner of the Newbery Medal: in 1978 for BRIDGE TO TERABITHIA and in 1981 for JACOB HAVE I LOVED. Katherine now lives in Vermont, USA and loves to teach, read and cook.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Puffin Books, 2004. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110142402540
Book Description Puffin Books, 2004. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0142402540
Book Description Puffin Books, 2004. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB0142402540
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # M-0142402540