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Leaving Gee's Bend

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4 out of 5
Based on 23 Ratings and 23 Reviews

Book Description
Ludelphia Bennett may be blind in one eye, but she can still put in a good stitch. Ludelphia sews all the time, especially when things go wrong.

But when Mama goes into labor early and gets deathly ill, it seems like even quilting won't help. That's when Ludelphia decides to do something drastic-leave Gee's Bend for the very first time. Mama needs medicine that can only be found miles aw... More
Book Information
PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages230
Publication Date01/07/2010
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About Irene Latham (Author) : My debut midgrade historical novel LEAVING GEE'S BEND was released by Putnam 1-7-10! So far the journey has been AMAZING, thanks, in part, to all the wonderful writers I've had the pleasure of getting... more
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