Our only May Amelia: May Amelia Series, Book 1

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IL: MG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
900L
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The beloved Newbery Honor book by the author of The Fourteenth Goldfish, about a spirited heroine growing up with trying circumstances, a sense of adventure, and tremendous heart.

It isn′t easy being a pioneer in the state of Washington in 1899. It′s particularly hard when you are the only girl ever born in the new settlement.

With seven older brothers and a love of adventure, May Amelia Jackson just can′t seem to abide her family′s insistence that she behave like a Proper Young Lady. She′s sure she could do better if only there were at least one other girl living along the banks of the Nasel River. And now that Mama′s going to have a baby, maybe there′s hope.

Inspired by the diaries of her great-aunt, the real May Amelia, three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Jennifer Holm gives a beautifully crafted tale of one young girl whose unique spirit captures the courage, humour, passion and depth of the American pioneer experience.

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ISBN:
9780064408561
9780739361115
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.8, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
900L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-09-22 06:24:18AM
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Finnish Americans -- Fiction, Finnish Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Juvenile fiction, Historical fiction, Sex role -- Fiction, Sex role -- Juvenile fiction, Washington (State) -- Fiction, Washington (State) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Our only May Amelia
title_full Our Only May Amelia May Amelia Series, Book 1, Our only May Amelia / by Jennifer L. Holm
title_short Our only May Amelia
title_sub May Amelia Series, Book 1
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Finnish Americans, Frontier and pioneer life, Historical Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Sex role