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The Midwife's Apprentice

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A poor girl in medieval England gains a name, a purpose, and a future in this "delightful"* and beloved Newbery Medal-winning book.

* "A truly delightful introduction to a world seldom seen in children's literature." —School Library Journal*, starred review

* "A fascinating view of a far distant time." —Horn Book, starred review

* "Gripping." —Kirkus, starred review

A girl known only as Brat has no family, no home, and no future until she meets Jane the Midwife and becomes her apprentice. As she helps the short-tempered Jane deliver babies, Brat—who renames herself Alyce—gains knowledge, confidence, and the courage to want something in life for the first time. Introduction by Lois Lowry.


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Publisher: HarperCollins

Kindle Book

  • Release date: March 27, 1995

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780547350004
  • Release date: March 27, 1995

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9780547350004
  • File size: 10217 KB
  • Release date: March 27, 1995

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Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS Level:6
Lexile® Measure:1150
Interest Level:4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty:4-5

A poor girl in medieval England gains a name, a purpose, and a future in this "delightful"* and beloved Newbery Medal-winning book.

* "A truly delightful introduction to a world seldom seen in children's literature." —School Library Journal*, starred review

* "A fascinating view of a far distant time." —Horn Book, starred review

* "Gripping." —Kirkus, starred review

A girl known only as Brat has no family, no home, and no future until she meets Jane the Midwife and becomes her apprentice. As she helps the short-tempered Jane deliver babies, Brat—who renames herself Alyce—gains knowledge, confidence, and the courage to want something in life for the first time. Introduction by Lois Lowry.


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  • Details

    Publisher:
    HarperCollins

    Kindle Book
    Release date: March 27, 1995

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780547350004
    Release date: March 27, 1995

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9780547350004
    File size: 10217 KB
    Release date: March 27, 1995

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS Level: 6
    Lexile® Measure: 1150
    Interest Level: 4-8(MG)
    Text Difficulty: 4-5
  • Reviews
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