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  • Published: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.
  • Year Published: 2010
  • Description: 167 p.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • Lexile: 810

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  • 9780547231846
  • 0547231849

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Alchemy and Meggy Swann

by Cushman, Karen.

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Call number: Y Fiction / Cushman, Karen

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In 1573, the crippled, scorned, and destitute Meggy Swann goes to London, where she meets her father, an impoverished alchemist, and eventually discovers that although her legs are bent and weak, she has many other strengths.

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Elizabethan London

The author writes a vivid portrayal of life in London as Meggy learns how much she is able to do.

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