Miss Spitfire : reaching Helen Keller / Sarah Miller. - SHERLOC
Miss Spitfire : reaching Helen Keller / Sarah Miller.
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New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2007.
9781428747586 (BWI bdg.)
1428747583 (BWI bdg.)
208 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Blind -- Juvenile fiction.
Deaf -- Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction.
Teachers -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 -- Juvenile fiction.
Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936 -- Juvenile fiction.
Alabama -- History -- 1819-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Includes bibliographical references.
At age twenty-one, partially-blind, lonely but spirited Annie Sullivan travels from Massachusetts to Alabama to try and teach six-year-old Helen Keller, deaf and blind since age two, self-discipline and communication skills. Includes historical notes and timeline.
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