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The orphan singer

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Arthur A. Levine Books,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 660L
Nina is born to a poor but loving family that can't bear to see their daughter's gift for music go to waste. So they make the difficult decision to give her up to the care of the famous Pieta orphanage in Venice. There her talent will be nurtured under the tutelage of Vivaldi himself. Everything goes according to plan until one day Nina is faced with her own difficult decision. Should she risk expulsion to sing for a dying boy whom she feels is family?Here is a powerful story about the different paths to bravery and the many ways to be a family . . . McCully at her best.
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Level 3.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 660L
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Full title orphan singer
Author mccully emily arnold
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-17 23:09:04PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 01:01:18AM

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publishDate 2001
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subject_facet Italy -- Fiction, Singing -- Fiction, Venice (Italy) -- Fiction
title_display The orphan singer
title_full The orphan singer / written and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully
title_short The orphan singer
topic_facet Singing