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A Gathering of Days : A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832
A Gathering of Days A New England Girl's Journal 1830-1832
Author: Joan W. Blos
The journal of a 14-year-old girl, kept the last year she lived on the family farm, records daily events in her small New Hampshire town, her father's remarriage, and the death of her best friend.
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ISBN-13: 9780684163406
ISBN-10: 0684163403
Publication Date: 9/1/1979
Pages: 144
Reading Level: Young Adult
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Publisher: Atheneum
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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A Newbery Award winner, I found this book to be slow-paced though I enjoyed the subject matter. This is the fictional diary of a young girl growing up in New England in 1830-1832. The voice was very authentic and the research well done, but just not compelling. I started this book almost a year ago, was distracted, and never found a reason to pick it up again till now, and only because I didn't have anything I was dying to read at the moment. Still, I liked it for the portrayal of life in the period. Not sure how much I would have enjoyed it if I'd read it as a child or teen.
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