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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/Honor, 1996
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Cataloging source
ICrlF
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 1240
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C962
LC item number
Mi 1996
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1150
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 9
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Trophy Newbery"--Cover
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
18201643
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780329022358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(LHPL)321096
Label
The midwife's apprentice, by Karen Cushman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Trophy Newbery"--Cover
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
18201643
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780329022358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(LHPL)321096

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