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Our only May Amelia: May Amelia Series, Book 1

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The beloved Newbery Honor book by the author of The Fourteenth Goldfish, about a spirited heroine growing up with trying circumstances, a sense of adventure, and tremendous heart.

It isn′t easy being a pioneer in the state of Washington in 1899. It′s particularly hard when you are the only girl ever born in the new settlement.

With seven older brothers and a love of adventure, May Amelia Jackson just can′t seem to abide her family′s insistence that she behave like a Proper Young Lady. She′s sure she could do better if only there were at least one other girl living along the banks of the Nasel River. And now that Mama′s going to have a baby, maybe there′s hope.

Inspired by the diaries of her great-aunt, the real May Amelia, three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Jennifer Holm gives a beautifully crafted tale of one young girl whose unique spirit captures the courage, humour, passion and depth of the American pioneer experience.

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9780064408561
9780060278229
9780062034311
9780739361108
9780060283544
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MG
Level 4.8, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
900L
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Grouped Work ID 1f1ceef8-eea6-e6f7-473b-d1a2204d81a7
Full title our only may amelia
Author holm jennifer l
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 13:17:10PM
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series May Amelia
series_with_volume May Amelia|
subject_facet Audiobooks, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Finnish Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honor book -- 2000, Sex role -- Juvenile fiction, Washington (State) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Our only May Amelia
title_full Our Only May Amelia May Amelia Series, Book 1, Our only May Amelia / by Jennifer L. Holm, Our only May Amelia [sound recording] / Jennifer L. Holm
title_short Our only May Amelia
title_sub May Amelia Series, Book 1
topic_facet Audiobooks, Brothers and sisters, Finnish Americans, Frontier and pioneer life, Historical Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Newbery Honor book, Sex role