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Under the Hawthorn Tree: Children of the Famine

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 114 Ratings and 26 Reviews

Book Description
In this tale of a struggle for survival during the Great Famine of the 1840s, three children endure incredible harships on their journey across Ireland to escape the horrors of the workhouse. By the winner of the International Reading Association's Children's Book Award.
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingMass Market Paperback (10 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages128
Publication Date09/01/1992
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About Marita Conlon-McKenna (Author) : Marita Conlon-McKenna is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Marita Conlon-McKenna include A Girl Called Blue, Under the Hawthorn Tree, In De... more
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