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The witch of Blackbird Pond

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Sixteen-year-old Kit Tyler is marked by suspicion and disapproval from the moment she arrives on the unfamiliar shores of colonial Connecticut in 1687. Alone and desperate, she has been forced to leave her beloved home on the island of Barbados and join a family she has never met. Torn between her quest for belonging and her desire to be true to herself, Kit struggles to survive in a hostile place. Just when it seems she must give up, she finds a kindred spirit. But Kit's friendship with Hannah Tupper, believed by the colonists to be a witch, proves more taboo than she could have imagined and ultimately forces Kit to choose between her heart and her duty.

Elizabeth George Speare won the 1959 Newbery Medal for this portrayal of a heroine whom readers will admire for her unwavering sense of truth as well as her infinite capacity to love.

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9780739359693
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9780440495963
9780807216101
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9780440995777
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Grouping Title witch of blackbird pond
Grouping Author speare elizabeth george
Grouping Category book
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display_description In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Connecticut -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile fiction, Large type books, New England -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal -- 1959, Paranormal fiction, Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction, Prejudices. -- Fiction, Puritans -- Fiction, Puritans -- Juvenile fiction, Witchcraft -- Connecticut -- Juvenile fiction, Witchcraft -- New England -- Fiction, Witchcraft -- New England -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The witch of Blackbird Pond
title_full The Witch of Blackbird Pond, The witch of Blackbird Pond / Elizabeth George Speare, The witch of Blackbird Pond / Elizabeth George Speare ; [illustrated by Barry Moser], The witch of Blackbird Pond / by Elizabeth George Speare, The witch of Blackbird Pond [sound recording] / Elizabeth George Speare
title_short The witch of Blackbird Pond
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topic_facet Audiobooks, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Juvenile Fiction, Large type books, Newbery Medal, Paranormal fiction, Prejudices, Puritans, Social life and customs, Witchcraft