Newsgirl

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Publisher:
Viking,
Pub. Date:
2009.
Language:
English
Description
It's the spring of 1851 and San Francisco is booming. Twelve-year-old Amelia Forrester has just arrived with her family and they are eager to make a new life in Phoenix City. But the mostly male town is not that hospitable to females and Amelia decides she'll earn more money as a boy. Cutting her hair and donning a cap, she joins a gang of newsboys, selling Eastern newspapers for a fortune. And that's just the beginning of her adventures. Participating in the biggest news stories of the day, Amelia is not a girl to let life pass her by - even and especially when it involves danger!
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ISBN:
9780670011193
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.3, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
640L
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Grouping Title newsgirl
Grouping Author ketchum liza
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-29 04:48:50AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-16 04:52:08AM

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subject_facet California -- Gold discoveries -- Fiction
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