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10 edition of Chains around the grass found in the catalog.

Chains around the grass

by Naomi Ragen

  • 257 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Toby Press in [New Milford, CT] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.,
    • Jewish families -- Fiction.,
    • Single mothers -- Fiction.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNaomi Ragen.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3568.A4118 C48 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255 p. :
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3775828M
      ISBN 101902881532, 1902881540
      LC Control Number2003537581
      OCLC/WorldCa48476282

      Grasslands Books Showing of 21 National Audubon Society Regional Guide to Grasslands (Audubon Society Nature Guides) by. Lauren Brown (shelved 3 times as grasslands) avg rating — 7 ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Chains is the first novel in the Seeds of America trilogy, a series of historical novels that follows the story of thirteen- year- old Isabel, a Black American slave fighting for her and her younger sister's (Ruth) freedom while the Revolutionary War is occurring. The story sets in New York in the years to , when slavery was legal and common in the : Laurie Halse Anderson.

      Naomi Ragen is an American-born novelist, playwright and journalist who has lived in Jerusalem since She has published eleven internationally best-selling novels, and is the author of a hit play (Women's Minyan) that has been performed more than times in Israel's National Theatre as well as in the United States and has written for the Jerusalem Post and other.   Laurie Halse Anderson is a New York Times bestselling author known for tackling tough subjects with humor and sensitivity. Her work has earned numerous ALA and state awards. Two of her books, Chains and Speak, were National Book Award also received the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction, and Laurie was chosen for the Margaret A. Edwards Award.4/5().

      The Grass Harp, Including A Tree of Night and Other Stories Quotes Showing of 26 “ of all things this was the saddest, that life goes on: if one leaves one's lover, life should stop for him, and if one disappears from the world, then the world should stop, too: and it never did. Laurie Halse Anderson is a New York Times bestselling author known for tackling tough subjects with humor and sensitivity. Her work has earned numerous ALA and state awards. Two of her books, Chains and Speak, were National Book Award also received the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, and Laurie was chosen for the Margaret A. Edwards Award.4/5().


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