Our only May Amelia
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Source:Harper Trophy, Volume 1st Harper Trophy, New York, p.253 (2000)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3558 .O35582 O97 2000
Keywords:American Library Association Notable Children's Bk 2000, Brothers and sisters--Fiction, Brothers and sisters--Juvenile fiction, Finnish Americans--Fiction, Finnish Americans--Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life--Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life--Washington (State)--Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life--Washington (State)--Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honors 2000, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2000, Sex role--Fiction, Sex role--Juvenile fiction, Washington (State)--Fiction, Washington (State)--Juvenile fiction
Summary: As the only girl in a Finnish American family of seven brothers, May Amelia Jackson resents being expected to act like a lady while growing up in Washington state in 1899.
Lexile measure 900; ages 12 and up; Book level 4.8