The Midwife's Apprentice
The work The Midwife's Apprentice represents a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in DC Public Library System.

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  • 2
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  • The Midwife's Apprentice
  • A Newbery Award Winner
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  • eng
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  • A poor girl in medieval England gains a name, a purpose, and a future in this "delightful"* and beloved Newbery Medal-winning book. Now with a new cover!* "A truly delightful introduction to a world seldom seen in children's literature." —School Library Journal*, starred review* "A fascinating view of a far distant time." —Horn Book, starred review* "Gripping." —Kirkus, starred reviewA girl known only as Brat has no family, no home, and no future until she meets Jane the Midwife and becomes her apprentice. As she helps the short-tempered Jane deliver babies, Brat—who renames herself Alyce—gains knowledge, confidence, and the courage to want something in life for the first time. Introduction by Lois Lowry.
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