Yesterday's Doll

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Scholastic, 1989 - Dolls - 125 pages
While Meg is recovering from rheumatic fever her grandmother gives her the old-fashioned family doll named Jessie, and when Meg falls asleep holding Jessie, she wakes up to discover that she has gone back in time and is now Morag, a girl traveling the Canadian prairies by covered wagon.

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User Review  - estellen - LibraryThing

One of those rare books you read as a child and do'n't want to give up as an adult. Read full review

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User Review  - Heather19 - LibraryThing

A very interesting book with a good plot. Meg is very sick, and she gets a strange doll that transports her into the past. Read full review

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About the author (1989)

Cora Taylor was born in Canada, where she earned a B. A. in creative writing and voice, and an M. A. in teaching. Taylor was an editor of the Canadian Children's Book News as well as a writer and artist-in-residence at various institutions. Taylor has been published in Chatelaine, Canadian Living, and the Edmonton Journal. Her works have been broadcasted on the CBC's Alberta Anthology and Booktime. Taylor's novel, The Doll, won the Ruth Schwartz Award. Her other novel, Julie's Secret, was chosen as a White Raven Book by the International Youth Library.

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