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    Aug 14, 2007 | 240 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

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    Dec 18, 2008 | 240 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

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Praise

"History and fiction are woven seamlessly together in this beautifully
written novel. Readers won’t soon forget Grace." – School Library Journal, Starred

"Vividly portrays mill life and four characters who resist its deadening
effects. . . . Solid research and lively writing." – Kirkus Reviews

"The child-labor story is gripping." – Booklist

Awards

ALA Notable Children’s Book WINNER 2007

IRA–CBC Children’s Choice WINNER 2007

NCSS/CBC Notable Children’s Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies WINNER 2007

Kentucky Bluegrass Award NOMINEE 2007

Vermont Dorothy Canfield Fischer Book Award NOMINEE 2007

Massachusetts Children’s Book Award HONOR 2007

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