Fruitlands

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Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers,
Pub. Date:
2002.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 4
Description
We are all going to be made perfect. This day we left Concord in the rain to travel by wagon the ten miles to our new home, which Father has named Fruitlands.... In 1843, with all their possessions loaded onto a single wagon, young Louisa May Alcott and her family bravely venture into the wilderness. Louisa's father is determined to realize his vision of a perfect life: one where people live in peace with each other and with nature, surviving off the land. Louisa keeps a journal in which she vows to try to uphold her father's high ideals. But her family's journey can't erase her own dreams, doubts, frustrations, and fears. With the words "This is to be my secret diary," Louisa begins recording a very different version of events. Unfolding together, the two accounts reveal one remarkable tale of a young writer finding her voice. Based on Louisa May Alcott's own Journals, National Book Award winner Gloria Whelan's novel breathes new life into a forgotten chapter from the youth of the beloved author of Little Women.
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ISBN:
9780066238159
9780061975813
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Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.3, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
860L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-05-03 01:19:13AM
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subject_facet Alcott, Louisa May, -- 1832-1888 -- Family -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Diaries -- Juvenile fiction, Electronic books, Families -- Massachusetts -- Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Massachusetts -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Juvenile fiction, Utopias -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Fruitlands
title_full Fruitlands / Gloria Whelan, Fruitlands [electronic resource] / Gloria Whelan
title_short Fruitlands
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