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The Resource The witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare

The witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare

Label
The witch of Blackbird Pond
Title
The witch of Blackbird Pond
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George Speare
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In defying the ignorant opinion of the local Puritan community in a Connecticut village in 1687, a compassionate young woman risks being labelled a witch when she helps a widowed Quaker woman and a bullied child
Summary
A young woman brought up in Barbados comes to live with her uncle in Connecticut, and finds their Puritan way of life difficult after her unconventional upbringing
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Newbery Medal, 1959.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
099037
Cataloging source
NRYD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speare, Elizabeth George
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witchcraft
  • Puritans
  • Connecticut
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare
Instantiates
Publication
Note
For children
Control code
000022164309
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9780547550299
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
58011063
System control number
(OCoLC)220951
Label
The witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare
Publication
Note
For children
Control code
000022164309
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
249 p.
Isbn
9780547550299
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
58011063
System control number
(OCoLC)220951

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