Boston Jane

Boston Jane

An Adventure

Book - 2010
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Schooled in the lessons of etiquette for young ladies of 1854, 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.
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2010], c2001
Edition: 1st Yearling ed
ISBN: 9780375962042
0375962042
9780375862045
0375862048
Branch Call Number: j Historical Fiction Hol
Characteristics: 247 p. ; 20 cm

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alperkins Jun 19, 2014

Like this book! I do object to the use of certain words that do not seem period, as well as the whole "ghost of Mary" thing. But overall a good book.

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Dec 21, 2010

A coming of age story about a Philodelphian teen with Young Ladie's Academy training who shows 'Pioneer spirit' when venturing to the Pacific Northwest.
Jane rises to every occasion in the 'wilds' as she waits for her absent fiance'.

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alperkins Jun 19, 2014

Fifteen-year-old Jane Peck learns what's really important in life as she leaves Miss Hepplewhite's Academy for Young Ladies in Philadelphia to brave the frontier. She learns the difference between being a person of society and a true lady. A tale of courage, adventure, and realization.

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