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3.2 out of 5
Based on 24 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description
"Interested in medicine?
Dr. ABC seeks bright lad.
Training and board.
Apply number 113, Broadway."

Twelve-year-old Matthew Morrissey can't believe his luck when he spots this ad in the paper. He is interested in medicine--he wants to find a cure for the cholera that wiped out his whole family and left him orphaned. Alone on the streets of 1840s New York, Matt... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (6 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date12/2002
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About Kathleen Karr (Author) : Kathleen Karr is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Kathleen Karr include Gilbert and Sullivan Set Me Free (Unabridged), ... more
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