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The braid

Frost, Helen, 1949-

New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.

95 p. ; 24 cm.

Two Scottish sisters, living on the western island of Barra in the 1850s, relate, in alternate voices and linked narrative poems, their experiences after their family is forcibly evicted and separated with one sister accompanying their parents and younger siblings to Cape Breton, Canada, and the other staying behind with other family on the small island of Mingulay.

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ISBN:

0374309620

ISBN:

9780374309626

ISBN:

9780374309626

LC Call No:

PZ7.F9205 Bra 2006

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Frost, Helen, 1949-

Title:

The braid / Helen Frost.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.

Physical:

95 p. ; 24 cm.

Notes:

"Frances Foster books."

Summary:

Two Scottish sisters, living on the western island of Barra in the 1850s, relate, in alternate voices and linked narrative poems, their experiences after their family is forcibly evicted and separated with one sister accompanying their parents and younger siblings to Cape Breton, Canada, and the other staying behind with other family on the small island of Mingulay.

Subject:

Sisters--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Family--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Islands--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Emigration and immigration--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Sisters--Fiction.

Subject:

Family--Fiction.

Subject:

Islands--Fiction.

Subject:

Emigration and immigration--Fiction.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

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Publisher description

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