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Counting on Grace / Elizabeth Winthrop.

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  • ISBN: 9780553487831 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0553487833 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 232 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Yearling ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2007, c2006.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: It's 1910 in Pownal, Vermont. At 12 Grace and her best friend Arthur must go to work in the mill, helping their mothers work the looms. Together Grace and Arthur write a secret letter to the Child Labor Board about underage children working in the mill. A few weeks later, Lewis Hine, a famous reformer arrives undercover to gather evidence. Grace meets him and appears in some of his photographs, changing her life forever.
Target Audience Note: 009-012.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection.

Available copies

  • 6 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 0 copies at Andover.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Subject: Child labor > Fiction
Cotton manufacture > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction
Pownal (Vt.) > Fiction.
Child labor > Juvenile fiction.
Cotton manufacture > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction
Pownal (Vt.) > Juvenile fiction.

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