Carole Estby Dagg
Publisher: Clarion Books; 1 edition (April 4, 2011)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.9 MB
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With their kinfolk domestic dealing with foreclosures, seventeen-year-old Clara Estby and her mom, Helga, have to bring up handsome profit fast—no effortless feat for 2 girls in 1896. Helga desires to take on the matter together with her traditional loud and flashy kind, whereas Clara favors a much less showy procedure. jointly they arrive up with a plan to stroll the 4,600 miles from Mica Creek, Washington, to long island City—and in the event that they can do it in just seven months, a writer has agreed to provide them $10,000. in line with the real tale of the author’s great-aunt and great-grandmother, this can be a fast paced historic experience that units the drama of worldwide in 80 Days opposed to an American backdrop in the course of the time of the suffragist stream, the 1896 presidential crusade, and the altering belief of “a woman’s position” in society.