Written by two-time Newbery winning author Katherine Paterson, Lyddie is the story of one thirteen-year-old girl's struggle to save her family. Not only does Lyddie tell the powerful narrative of a young girl growing up, it also discusses and highlights the history of an early America. This popular education title is both inspirational and page-turning, as it offers a detailed glimpse into the power of the human spirit.
With a father out seeking his fortune in the Gold Rush and a mother who is losing her mind, thirteen-year-old Lyddie has to step up and take responsibility for her family. Lyddie has to take charge of her family during a time of great struggle, since their farm is seriously in debt. Lyddie and her brother attempt to make some money as servants, but she has higher aspirations. After hearing about money to be made working at a textile mill in Massachusetts, Lyddie starts a new and often difficult life to help save her family. Yet, she begins to fear she may never see her family again.
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Author: Katherine Paterson
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