The Belonging PlaceUnknown - 1997
An inspiring story of self discovery.In Jean Little's first historical novel, Elspet Mary, a young Scottish orphan, embarks on the journey of a lifetime when she emigrates with relatives to Canada in the 1840s. Her struggle to make a place for herself, not only in her adoptive family but in her new home as well, is powerfuland poignant, told as only Jean Little can tell it.Jean Little is the award-winning author of more than twenty books for young readers, including the novels His Banner Over Me , which Kirkus called "exceptional storytelling, unforced, and powerful",and Mine for Keeps (both Viking).
Publisher: Toronto : Viking, 1997.
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