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Author Paterson, Katherine.

Title Lyddie / Katherine Paterson.

Imprint New York : Lodestar Books, ©1991.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, JRHI Paperback    PB JRHI PATERSON,K    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI PATERSON,K    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 182 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Children lcdgt
Summary Impoverished Vermont farm girl Lyddie Worthen is determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the 1840s.
Contents The bear -- Kindly friends -- Cutler's Tavern -- Frog in a butter churn -- Going home -- Ezekiel -- South to freedom -- Number five, Concord Corporation -- The weaving room -- Oliver -- The admirable choice -- I will not be a slave -- Speed up -- Ills and petitions -- Rachel -- Fever -- Doffer -- Charlie at last -- Diana -- B Is for Brigid -- Turpitude -- Farewell -- Vermont, November 1846.
Subject Self-reliance -- Juvenile fiction.
Work -- Juvenile fiction.
Factories -- Juvenile fiction.
Textile workers -- Juvenile fiction.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-reliance -- Fiction.
Work -- Fiction.
Factories -- Fiction.
Textile workers -- Fiction.
Lowell (Mass.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Young adult literature.
Other Form: Online version: Paterson, Katherine. Lyddie. 1st ed. New York : Lodestar Books, ©1991 (OCoLC)555293772
ISBN 0525673385

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