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The Resource The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman

The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman

Label
The midwife's apprentice
Title
The midwife's apprentice
Statement of responsibility
by 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
  • Newbery Medal, 1996.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 1998.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1995.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal, 1996
  • American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996
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077824
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1150
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
6.0
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm30625374
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780395692295
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94013792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)30625374
Label
The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm30625374
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780395692295
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
94013792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)30625374

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