Catherine, Called Birdy

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, May 23, 1994 - Young Adult Fiction - 176 pages
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Catherine, a spirited and inquisitive young woman of good family, narrates in diary form the story of her fourteenth year—the year 1290. A Newbery Honor Book.

 

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User Review  - melissa_tullo - LibraryThing

I remember seeing this all the time in my school library and in the Scholastic book order forms I would get in school but I never picked it up until I was an adult. It's about Catherine, who is ... Read full review

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Catherine is a girl of marriageable age in medieval England, and she demonstrably doesn't want to. Get married off to some oaf, that is. So, she plays all sorts of pranks on her suitors and gets up to ... Read full review

Contents

1 September
1
2 October
10
3 November
34
4 December
47
5 January
62
6 February
72
7 March
89
8 April
104
10 June
124
11 July
135
12 August
145
13 September
152
Back Matter
165
Back Cover
171
Spine
172
Copyright

9 May
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About the author (1994)

Karen Cushman's acclaimed historical novels include Catherine, Called Birdy, a Newbery Honor winner, and The Midwife's Apprentice, which received the Newbery Medal. She lives on Vashon Island in Washington State. Visit her online at karencushman.com and on Twitter @cushmanbooks.

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