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1 edition of Lyddie found in the catalog.

Lyddie

by Katherine Paterson

  • 300 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textile workers,
  • Factories,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Work,
  • Self-reliance,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Impoverished Vermont farm girl Lyddie Worthen is determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the 1840s.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKatherine Paterson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P273 Ly 1991b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 pages ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26334472M
    ISBN 100590981986
    ISBN 109780590981989
    OCLC/WorldCa45083167

    When ten-year-old Lyddie and her younger brother are hired out as servants to help pay off their family farms debts, Lyddie is determined to find a way to reunite her family. A story of determination and personal growth, Lyddie has already established itself as a classic. An ALA Notable Book. In Katherine Paterson's novel Lyddie, the main character Lyddie Worthen works six days a week for four-teen hours a day in a dirty factory in Lowell, Massachusetts. There is a petition going around trying to get girls to work ten hours instead of four-teen. Far from her farm in.

    1 quote from Lyddie: ‘My heart is heavy, she thought. It’s not just a saying. It is what is—heavy, a great stone lodged in my breast, pressing down my wh. Lyddie by Katherine Paterson is an uplifting novel that gives power to young women and their voices. It is also a great historical account of how mill life was in s America. Having been listed on many "Best" lists including the ALA Best Book for Young Adults, Lyddie by /5(13).

    Lyddie discovered that a black man was in the cabin. KEY Chapter 6 Ezekial (pages 39 – 45) Vocabulary Discuss with a partner before and after reading the chapter. measly intruder astonished protest assures authority intrusion apologetically imagine rude shock congregational preacher fugitive conveyed inconveniently vowing veritable. Her first book, Sign of the Chrysanthemum was published in Other titles to follow included The Bridge to Terabithia and Jacod Have I Loved which both won her a Newbery Award, The Great Gilly Hopkins, Lyddie and The Master Puppeteer/5(17).


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Lyddie, by Katherine Paterson "Lyddie" is a book from my childhood, one that I read so many times the binding was falling apart. I still like to reread it from time to time, simply because I enjoy the story of a girl's fight to become independent/5.

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The attitude that resulted in the treatment of factory workers in Lyddie's /5(). Jan 28,  · Lyddie is the story of a poor 13 year old Vermont farm girl written by Katherine Paterson. The narrative begins in with a bear attack of the family cabin referenced through out the book.

Lyddie¿s mother sees this attack as a sign that the end is here and leaves taking her two youngest daughters to her sister¿s farm/5. Lyddie coud not help Lyddie book keep thinking about the argument she had had the day before with Amelia and Betsy. Lyddie even found herself avoiding Diana at work because she was one of the girls leading the others to sign the bii-va.com could even tell that Mr.

Marsden Lyddie book keeping an eye on whichever girls were friends with Diana or stopped to talk to her at her loom. Sep 01,  · I loved this book.

It's about a 13 year old girl who is the true knot of the family, keeping everything tied together. But when a bear comes into their harsh cabin in the Vermont hills, Lyddie's mother thinks its a sign of the devil and takes the little children to her sister's farm.5/5(6).

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The protagonist of our novel is thirteen-year-old Lyddie Worthen, a very determined, hard-working girl whose life. About Lyddie. From two-time Newbery award-winning author Katherine Paterson.

When Lyddie and her younger brother are hired out as servants to help pay off their family farm’s debts, Lyddie is determined to find a way to reunite her family once again.

Lyddie escapes the hardships of working in the mill by looking forward to Betsy reading Oliver to her at night. When Betsy finishes reading the entire book, it is almost July.

Lyddie's roommates are looking forward to taking a vacation and going home for a visit. Lyddie has to work at the mill for a whole year before she can visit Charlie or. A powerful work of historical ficiton from multi-award-winning author Katherine Paterson When Lyddie and her younger brother are hired out as servants to help pay off their family's farm debts, Lyddie is determined to find a way to reunite her family once again.

Hearing about all the money a girl can make working at the textile mills in Lowell, Massachusetts, she makes her way there, only to /5(20). Impoverished Vermont farm girl Lyddie Worthen is determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the s.

Description of the book "Lyddie": From two-time Newbery award-winning author Katherine Paterson. When Lyddie and her younger brother are hired out as servants to help pay off their family farm's debts, Lyddie is determined to find a way to reunite her family once again.

It's personal for the main character, Lyddie. It does deal with several topics that could be explosive, slavery, abolitionism, child labor, poor working conditions, and death but they are just part of the world the way Lyddie speaks of them and interacts with them.

This book isn't making any political statements, it's very coming of age. Lyddie is a novel by Katherine bii-va.com in the 19th century, this is a story of determination and personal growth. When thirteen-year-old Lyddie and her younger brother are hired out as servants to help pay off their family's debts, Lyddie is determined to find a way to reunite her bii-va.com: Katherine Paterson.

Lyddie Summary. Lyddie grew out of Paterson's participation in the Women's History Project, which was part of Vermont's bicentennial in The book, which is wellresearched, focuses on one woman who goes to work in a nineteenth-century factory. The Farm. Lyddie Worthen and her family must face a lot of hard things living on a farm in Massachusetts in the s.

One of these things is Lyddie facing off with a bear. She has to scare the. Lyddie escapes the hardships of working in the mill by looking forward to Betsy reading Oliver Twist to her at night. When Betsy finishes reading the entire book, it is almost July.

Lyddie's roommates are looking forward to taking a vacation and going home for a visit. Lyddie has to work at the mill for a whole year before she can visit Charlie.Free Lyddie study unit worksheets for teachers to print.

Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more!Lyddie. by Katherine Paterson. Novel. pages. Grades Find this book: Amazon Teacher's Guide. Readers who know Ms.

Paterson's ability to portray a different time and place through believable and likeable characters will not be disappointed in this book for sixth graders and up.