The witch of Blackbird Pond

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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
850L
Fountas & Pinnell:
W
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Sixteen-year-old Kit Tyler is marked by suspicion and disapproval from the moment she arrives on the unfamiliar shores of colonial Connecticut in 1687. Alone and desperate, she has been forced to leave her beloved home on the island of Barbados and join a family she has never met. Torn between her quest for belonging and her desire to be true to herself, Kit struggles to survive in a hostile place. Just when it seems she must give up, she finds a kindred spirit. But Kit's friendship with Hannah Tupper, believed by the colonists to be a witch, proves more taboo than she could have imagined and ultimately forces Kit to choose between her heart and her duty.

Elizabeth George Speare won the 1959 Newbery Medal for this portrayal of a heroine whom readers will admire for her unwavering sense of truth as well as her infinite capacity to love.

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ISBN:
9780440995777
9780547416397
9780739330289
9780395071144
9780440495963
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.7, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
850L
Fountas & Pinnell:
W
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Last Grouping Update 2018-09-20 04:47:21AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-20 04:54:22AM

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