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During the closing days of the Civil War, plucky 12-year-old Hannalee Reed, sent north to work in a Yankee mill, struggles to return to the family she left behind in war-torn Georgia. "A fast-moving novel based upon an actual historical incident with a spunky heroine and fine historical detail."--School Library Journal. Author's note.

"There are few authors who can consistently manage both to entertain and inform." --Booklist


Synopsis:

During the closing days of the Civil War, plucky 12-year-old Hannalee Reed, sent north to work in a Yankee mill, struggles to return to the family she left behind in war-torn Georgia. "A fast-moving novel based upon an actual historical incident with a spunky heroine and fine historical detail."--School Library Journal. Author's note.

"There are few authors who can consistently manage both to entertain and inform." --Booklist

About the Author

Patricia Beatty was born in Portland, Oregon, and was a longtime resident of southern California. After graduating from college, she taught high school English and history, and later held various positions as a science and technical librarian and also as a children's librarian. She taught Writing Fiction for Children at several branches of the University of California.

Patricia Beatty is the author of many popular and award-winning children's books, including such NCSS Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies as Eight Mules from Monterey; Behave Yourself, Bethany Brant; Turn Homeward, Hannalee; Be Ever Hopeful, Hannalee; and Jayhawker. Her novel Lupita Mañana is a Jane Addams Children's Book Award honor book, and Charley Skedaddle won the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780688166762
Author:
Various
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Author:
Various
Author:
by Patricia Beatty and Various
Location:
New York
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Historical - Military & Wars
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Textile workers
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-
Subject:
Child labor
Subject:
Historical - Asia
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-Military and War
Edition Number:
1st Beech Tree ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
100-844
Publication Date:
19990621
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
7.64x5.26x.58 in. .32 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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Product details 208 pages HarperTrophy - English 9780688166762 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , During the closing days of the Civil War, plucky 12-year-old Hannalee Reed, sent north to work in a Yankee mill, struggles to return to the family she left behind in war-torn Georgia. "A fast-moving novel based upon an actual historical incident with a spunky heroine and fine historical detail."--School Library Journal. Author's note.

"There are few authors who can consistently manage both to entertain and inform." --Booklist

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