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Author Turner, Nancy E., 1953-

Title My name is Resolute / Nancy E. Turner.

Publication Info. New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    TURNER,NAN    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 593 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [591]-593).
Summary "The year is 1729, and Resolute Talbot and her siblings are captured by pirates, taken from their family in Jamaica, and brought to the New World. Resolute and her sister are sold into slavery in New England and taught the trade of spinning and weaving. When Resolute finds herself alone in Lexington, Massachusetts, she struggles to find her way in a society that is quick to judge a young woman without a family. As the seeds of rebellion against England grow, Resolute is torn between following the rules and breaking free. Resolute's talent at the loom places her at the center of an incredible web of secrecy that helped drive the American Revolution."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Gage, Margaret Kemble -- Fiction.
Young women -- Fiction.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781250036599 hardback
1250036593 hardback

 
    
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