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The Midwife's Apprentice

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 4,811 Ratings and 674 Reviews

Book Description
Karen Cushman likes to write with her tongue firmly planted in her cheek, and her feisty female characters firmly planted in history. In The Midwife's Apprentice, which earned the 1996 Newbery Medal, this makes a winning combination for children and adult readers alike. Like her award-winning book Catherine, Called Birdy, the story takes place in medieval England. This time our protagonist is Al... More
Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
BindingHardcover (27 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages128
ISBN-100395692296
ISBN-13978-0395692295
Publication Date03/27/1995
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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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9/19/2011 Laurel Clinkscale tagged as: I'm reading

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7/1/2010 Sheri Radford tagged as: I recommend

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9/23/2009 Debbie Dadey said: I've read it before and wanted to reread. It's, of course a good book, although I found myself wondering what exactly was the problem in the book. Is it survival-or perhaps inner conflict between thinking she is worthless or not?
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6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I read

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8/7/2008 Ash Lane tagged as: I read

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5/23/2008 Christy Evers said: A delightful book about an orphan who makes a name for herself. An easy and quick read.
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2/13/2008 Vivien K. tagged as: I recommend, I read

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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