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Lizzie's wish

By: Geras, Adele

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Part of the Historical House series
0746060300 / 9780746060308
Paperback
823.914
19/11/2004
Usually dispatched within 4 weeks
England
20 cm 141 p. : ill.
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Quiz No: 218491, Points 4.00, Book Level 5.60,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
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The Historical House is a unique trilogy of novels by three highly regarded authors.

Each novel charts the life and times of the house at 6 Chelsea Walk, London, and the girls who lived there through three important periods of history.

Synopsis On an extended visit to her cousins in London, Lizzie's passion for plants and trees is fuelled by visits to the newly opened Kew Gardens.

Like her elder cousin, who wants to defy her middle-class upbringing and become a nurse, Lizzie has ambition and the will to go against the conventions of her Victorian peers.

She wants to be a gardener, and the first step towards her dream is to plant a walnut in the garden of 6 Chelsea Walk.

BIC:

5AK Interest age: from c 9 years, YFT Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage)

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