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Author Ketchum, Liza, 1946-

Title Newsgirl / Liza Ketchum.

Imprint New York : Viking, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Nettels Fiction  F KET    ---  Available
Description 327 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary In the spring of 1851 San Francisco is booming. 12-year-old Amelia Forrester has just arrived with her family and they are eager to make a new life in Phoenix City. But the mostly male town is not that hospitable to females and Amelia decides she will earn more money as a boy. Cutting her hair and donning a cap, she joins a gang of newsboys, selling Eastern newspapers for a fortune.
Subject Gold mines and mining -- California -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Girls -- Fiction.
Boys -- Fiction.
Gangs -- Fiction.
California -- Gold discoveries -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780670011193 : $17.99
0670011193 : $17.99

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