Boston Jane

the claim by Jennifer L. Holm

Publisher: Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me

Written in English
Cover of: Boston Jane | Jennifer L. Holm
Published: Pages: 279 Downloads: 748
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  • Washington (State)

Subjects:

  • Large type books,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Fiction,
  • Orphans -- Fiction,
  • Chinook Indians -- Fiction,
  • Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Washington (State) -- History -- To 1889 -- Fiction

About the Edition

The arrival from Philadelphia of her spiteful nemesis Sally Biddle and the return of her corrupt ex-fiance Richard Baldt spell trouble for seventeen-year-old Miss Jane Peck, who has survived on her own in Shoalwater Bay, a community of white settlers and Chinook Indians in 1850s Washington Territory.

Edition Notes

StatementJennifer L. Holm.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H732226 Br 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3299883M
ISBN 100786273925
LC Control Number2004028367

Jun 19,  · Boston Jane An Adventure (Book): Holm, Jennifer L.: Schooled in the lessons of etiquette for young ladies of , Miss Jane Peck of Philadelphia finds little use for manners during her long sea voyage to the Pacific Northwest and while living among the American traders and Chinook Indians of Washington Territory. Jan 26,  · Boston Jane is an exciting, adventeruos, daring and one of my personal favorite stories. Boston Jane is a story about a girl named Jane who lives with her dad in Boston Massachusetts. Because Jane didn't hBostBoston Jane is an exciting, adventeruos, daring . by Jennifer L. Holm HarperCollins, September, Hardcover, pages. ISBN: Ages 10 and up Boston Jane is a spunky, red haired sixteen year-old girl who has an excellent finishing school education that has given her few skills for surviving in the frontier territory of Washington in the s. Boston Jane The Claim (Book): Holm, Jennifer L.: The arrival from Philadelphia of her spiteful nemesis Sally Biddle and the return of her corrupt ex-fiance Richard Baldt spell trouble for seventeen-year-old Miss Jane Peck, who has survived on her own in Shoalwater Bay, a community of white settlers and Chinook Indians in s Washington Territory.

Boston Jane: The Claim by Jennifer L. Holm, continues Jane's ongoing frontier adventures in the Pacific Northwest. Her world turns tumultuous when Sally Biddle, her debutante nemesis, arrives at Sh. Jane is left alone among the Chinook Indians and some flea-bitten traders. She finds out the hard way that her schooling at the Young Ladies Academy is useless on the frontier. Why is she called Boston Jane if she comes from Philadelphia, will William ever return and marry Jane and how does Jane survive in the wilderness frontier among strangers? Boston Jane: An Adventure: Jennifer L. Holm: Books - clubhipicbanyoles.com Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Your Store Deals Store /5(17). Boston Jane: An Adventure audiobook, by Jennifer L. Holm Fresh from Miss Hepplewhite's Young Ladies' Academy, sixteen-year-old Jane Peck has come to the unknown wilds of the Northwest to be wedded to her true love, William Baldt, her idol from childhood. But her socially correct upbringing in straitlaced Philadelphia is hardly preparation for the.

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Apr 19,  · Boston Jane: an Adventure is the amazing & funny survival tale of 15 year old Jane Peck. Whoever said "Once a Lady always a Lady"?/5(49). Jan 01,  · Boston Jane was a solid historical fiction read.

It was well-done, and obviously well-researched, which is something that is always appreciated, of course. I was transported to early 19th century America as I was reading.

Jane is a wonderful character, and a truly enjoyable narrator.4/5. Apr 19,  · Boston Jane Series: An Adventure Paperback – September 17, by Jennifer L. Holm (Author)/5(48). Jan 26,  · Boston Jane is a story of the ages, and it has often captured my imagination, wondering what became of Jane after Holm's final words.

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Sep 17,  · Thrown upon her wits in the wild, Jane must determine for herself whether she is truly proper Miss Jane Peck of Philadelphia, faultless young lady and fiancée, or Boston Jane /5(5). About Boston Jane: Wilderness Days Girls looking for adventure, romance, and a strong heroine will love the second book in this action-packed historical trilogy by three-time Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L.

Holm. The Boston Jane series is partially based on actual events and people who lived in the Washington Territory in the s. Go to Washington clubhipicbanyoles.com: The Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History (at clubhipicbanyoles.com?file_id=). LibraryThing Review User Review - ShannaRedwind - LibraryThing.

I really enjoyed this book, even more than I was expecting to. Jane is a great character, because she's strong, and has an independent streak, but is still vulnerable to other people's opinions/5(3).

Sep 01,  · Book Overview Jane Peck is a nineteenth-century girl with a mind of her own and a handsome suitor who loves her for it/5(5). Boston Jane novel series. Boston Jane: An Adventure () Wilderness Days () The Claim () Key West.

Turtle in Paradise () - Newbery Honor; Full of Beans () - a prequel from the perspective of Turtle's cousin, Beans. Ginny Davis series. Illustrated by Elicit CastaldiChildren: 2. Feb 18,  · At book’s end, Holm lets the reader in on who in the book is real and the various accurate resources she used to assure the plot’s painstaking elements.

Further, her character of Jane grows. Jane (named Boston Jane by the local Chinook Indians) must share a cabin with unkempt, tobacco-chewing men and make herself useful by cooking, washing and. Inspired by family stories, two-time Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L.

Holm beautifully blends family lore with America's past in this charming gem of a novel, rich in historical detail, humor, and the unique flavors of Key West. Life isn't like the movies, and eleven-year-old Turtle is no Shirley Temple.

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It's etiquette versus exigency in 19th-century Washington Territory. Jane Peck wasn't always a lady; until the age of 11, she was the very picture of a hoyden, terrorizing the neighborhood with rotten apples and manure pats. But prodded by the censure of the ladylike Sally Biddle, and with the encouragement of her physician father's apprentice, William of the dazzling smile, she enrolls in.

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