When will this cruel war be over?: the Civil War diary of Emma Simpson

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Publisher:
Scholastic,
Pub. Date:
c1996.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1050L
Description
The peaceful Southern life that Emma Simpson and her family have always known is shattered when the Civil War begins. Emma's father and brother are called to battle, but her family believes the Confederacy will quickly win the War between the States. However, as the months drag on, the harsh realities of war set in: Supplies, medicine, food, firewood, and ink for Emma to use in her diary become increasingly scarce as troops from the North march deeper into the South. Finally, even Emma's home is commandeered by the Yankees. Though she faces many hardships and the horrors of death, Emma never loses hope, and, with a brave spirit, she comes to realize what things in life are most important.
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ISBN:
9780545275989
9780590228626
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.6, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1050L
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Grouping Title when will this cruel war be over the civil war diary of emma simpson
Grouping Author denenberg barry
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-22 06:24:18AM
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subject_facet Diaries -- Fiction, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display When will this cruel war be over? : the Civil War diary of Emma Simpson
title_full When will this cruel war be over? : the Civil War diary of Emma Simpson / by Barry Denenberg
title_short When will this cruel war be over? :
title_sub the Civil War diary of Emma Simpson
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