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The Resource Counting on Grace, Elizabeth Winthrop

Counting on Grace, Elizabeth Winthrop

Label
Counting on Grace
Title
Counting on Grace
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Winthrop
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1910 in Pownal, Vermont. At 12 Grace and her best friend Arthur must go to work in the mill, helping their mothers work the looms. Together Grace and Arthur write a secret letter to the Child Labor Board about underage children working in the mill. A few weeks later, Lewis Hine, a famous reformer arrives undercover to gather evidence. Grace meets him and appears in some of his photographs, changing her life forever
Summary
It's 1910 in Pownal, Vermont. At 12 Grace and her best friend Arthur must go to work in the mill, helping their mothers work the looms. Together Grace and Arthur write a secret letter to the Child Labor Board about underage children working in the mill. A few weeks later, Lewis Hine, a famous reformer arrives undercover to gather evidence. Grace meets him and appears in some of his photographs, changing her life forever
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
144912
Cataloging source
JLGCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winthrop, Elizabeth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
008-012
LC call number
PZ7.W768
LC item number
Cou 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child labor
  • Cotton manufacture
  • Friendship
  • Pownal (Vt.)
  • Child labor
  • Cotton manufacture
  • Friendship
  • Pownal (Vt.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Counting on Grace, Elizabeth Winthrop
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780385746441
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm63179361
  • (OCoLC)63179361
Label
Counting on Grace, Elizabeth Winthrop
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780385746441
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm63179361
  • (OCoLC)63179361

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