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Publisher Comments:

Twelve-year-old Remember Patience Whipple ("Mem" for short) has just arrived in the New World with her parents after a grueling 65-day journey on the MAYFLOWER.

Mem has an irrepressible spirit, and leaps headfirst into life in her new home. Despite harsh conditions, Mem is fearless. She helps to care for the sick and wants more than anything to meet and befriend a Native American.

Her wish comes true when she meets Squanto, who helps Mem and her family face a year of trial, tragedy, and thanksgiving.

PRAISE FOR DEAR AMERICA:

"More than a supplement to classroom textbooks, this series is an imaginative, solid entre into American history." --PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

"An impressive series that will challenge students to make connections from prominent historical events to relevant life situations. . . . A wonderful asset to the classroom as well as to home libraries." --CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEW SERVICE

"Engaging, accessible historical fiction." — SLJ

"The Dear America diaries represent the best of historical fiction for any age." — CHICAGO TRIBUNE

Synopsis:

New dreams and old traditions flourish and clash when a Jewish girl and her family emigrate from Russia to America.

Synopsis:

Twelve-year-old Remember Patience Whipple ("Mem" for short) has just arrived in the New World with her parents after a grueling 65-day journey on the MAYFLOWER.

Mem has an irrepressible spirit, and leaps headfirst into life in her new home. Despite harsh conditions, Mem is fearless. She helps to care for the sick and wants more than anything to meet and befriend a Native American.

About the Author

Kathryn Lasky is the Newbery Honor-winning author of over one hundred books for children and young adults. Her beloved Guardians of GaHoole fantasy series has sold more than 4 million copies, and she is the author of the Daughters of the Sea series, the Wolves of the Beyond series, as well as A TIME FOR COURAGE and other Dear America titles. Kathryn has also written a number of critically acclaimed nonfiction titles, such as BEYOND THE BURNING TIME and TRUE NORTH. She lives with her husband in Cambridge, MA.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780545262330
Author:
Lasky, Kathryn
Publisher:
Scholastic
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Historical - United States - Colonial & Revolutionary
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Historical / United States / Revolutionary Periods
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. Colonial and Revolutionary Periods
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Reinforced Library Binding
Series:
Dear America (Library)
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.38 x 5.25 in
Age Level:
09-14

Related Subjects

Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » Colonial and Revolutionary Periods
Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » General

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"Synopsis" by , New dreams and old traditions flourish and clash when a Jewish girl and her family emigrate from Russia to America.
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Twelve-year-old Remember Patience Whipple ("Mem" for short) has just arrived in the New World with her parents after a grueling 65-day journey on the MAYFLOWER.

Mem has an irrepressible spirit, and leaps headfirst into life in her new home. Despite harsh conditions, Mem is fearless. She helps to care for the sick and wants more than anything to meet and befriend a Native American.

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