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The midwife's apprentice, Karen Cushman

Label
The midwife's apprentice
Title
The midwife's apprentice
Statement of responsibility
Karen Cushman
Title variation
midwifes apprentice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world
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 most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • Newbery Medal, 1996.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 1998.
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal, 1996.
  • American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
077824
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cushman, Karen
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1150
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless girls
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Fourteenth century
  • Villages
  • Self-awareness in girls
  • Self-awareness
  • Childbirth
  • Middle Ages
  • Midwives
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The midwife's apprentice, Karen Cushman
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 122 p.
Isbn
9780547722177
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547722177
Label
The midwife's apprentice, Karen Cushman
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 122 p.
Isbn
9780547722177
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547722177

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