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The invention of wings: a novel

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Lexile measure:
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"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be her handmaid. "The Invention of Wings" follows the next thirty-five years of their lives. Inspired in part by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke (a feminist, suffragist and, importantly, an abolitionist), Kidd allows herself to go beyond the record to flesh out the inner lives of all the characters, both real and imagined"--

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9780670024780
9781611290837
9781490602714
9781611762525
9780698152427
9781490602707
9781410465320
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.3, 19 Points
Lexile measure:
920L

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