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A Drowned Maiden's Hair: A Melodrama

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 33 Ratings and 33 Reviews

Book Description
A feisty orphan is taken in by a band of phony spiritualists in this intriguing, engaging novel.

Maud Flynn is known at the orphanage for her impertinence, so when the charming Miss Hyacinth and her sister choose Maud to take home with them, the girl is as baffled as anyone. It seems the sisters need Maud to help stage elaborate sťances for bereaved, wealthy patrons. As Maud is drawn... More
Book Information
PublisherCandlewick Press
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages400
ISBN-10B0013L8BCO
Publication Date09/12/2006
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About Laura Amy Schlitz (Author) : Laura Amy Schlitz is a published adapter and an author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Laura Amy Schlitz include A Drowned Maiden's Hair: A Melodrama (Unabr... more
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3/24/2010 Peni Griffin said: Wonderful, wonderful book
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3/24/2010 Lizzie Ross said: Enthralling, with a heroine who is brave, stubborn, clever, and loyal. Maud Mary Flynn joins the ranks of Dido Twite and Arrietty Clock.
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9/8/2009 Trisha Slay tagged as: I recommend

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6/24/2009 julia b tagged as: I read, I recommend

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6/26/2008 Carmela Martino said: Great book!
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11/23/2007 jama rattigan tagged as: I recommend, I read

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11/21/2007 Lynndy Bennett tagged as: I read

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6/27/2007 Manelle Oliphant said: This is another book I read recently and really loved. It is a mystery more than a melodrama. (there is no hissing and booing) The characters in this book are so interesting. It is a fun fast read.
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6/3/2007 Kimberly Hirsh tagged as: I Read

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