- Published: New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, 2008.
- Year Published: 2008
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Description: iii, 395 p. ; 22 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
- Lexile: 840
- 0439895766 (hardcover) :
- 9780439895767 (hardcover) :
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A curse dark as gold
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Call number: Teen Fiction
Available Copies: Pittsfield Teen, West Teen
Adaptation of the folk tale Rumpelstiltskin.
Upon the death of her father, seventeen-year-old Charlotte struggles to keep the family's woolen mill running in the face of an overwhelming mortgage and what the local villagers believe is a curse, but when a man capable of spinning straw into gold appears on the scene she must decide if his help is worth the price.
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