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The convent, Maureen McCarthy

Label
The convent
Title
The convent
Statement of responsibility
Maureen McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'I woke up with a feeling about today, ' Stella says dreamily. 'Something truly amazing is going to happen.' 'To us or to the world?' I say. 'To you.' 'To me?' I laugh. 'Nothing ever happens to me, Stella.' 'But today it will.' 'Will it be good?' She tmas (Sun Gleams Bright) -- The First Noel -- Jingle Bells -- Santa Claus Is Coming To Town -- Hark the Herald Angels Sing -- Happy Christmas (War Is Over) -- Christmas Lullaby -- I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Summary
In a tale told in alternating chapters, Peach, who has taken a job in the Abbotsford Convent, discovers a connection to the place when she learn that her grandmother was raised there and her mother once served as a nun
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10155069
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Maureen
Dewey number
823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family secrets
  • Convents
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The convent, Maureen McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000049642726
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
418 p.
Isbn
9781742375045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The convent, Maureen McCarthy
Publication
Control code
000049642726
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
418 p.
Isbn
9781742375045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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