A voice of her own: becoming Emily Dickinson : a novel

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When something is most important to me and I do not want to lose it, I gather it into a poem. It is said that women must employ the needle and not the pen. But I will be a Poet! That's who I am!

Before she was an iconic American poet, Emily Dickinson was a spirited girl eager to find her place in the world. Expected by family and friends to mold to the prescribed role for women in mid-1800s New England, Emily was challenged to define herself on her own terms.

Award-winning author Barbara Dana brilliantly imagines the girlhood of this extraordinary young woman, capturing the cadences of her unique voice and bringing her to radiant life.

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subject_facet Amherst (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
Dickinson, Emily, -- 1830-1886 -- Childhood and youth -- Fiction
title_display A voice of her own : becoming Emily Dickinson : a novel
title_full A Voice of Her Own Becoming Emily Dickinson
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Historical Fiction
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