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Catherine, Called Birdy

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4 out of 5
Based on 5,416 Ratings and 871 Reviews

Book Description

Catherine, a spirited and inquisitive young woman of good family, narrates in diary form the story of her fourteenth year-the year 1290. A Newbery Honor Book.

Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
BindingHardcover (30 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages176
Publication Date05/23/1994
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About Karen Cushman (Author) : Karen Cushman is a published author and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Karen Cushman include The Loud Silence of Francine Green (Unabridged).
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