A Gathering of Days (Newbery Award)

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A Gathering of Days (Newbery Award)

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Blos, Joan. W. NY: Scribners, (1979). 8vo. First edition. Red cloth. Dust jacket.

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A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-32 won the 1980 Newbery Medal as the best-written juvenile novel of the previous year. Told in diary form, this recounts the simple life (berry picking, quilting, sugaring, and romances) as well as the unexpected events (a sudden death, a runaway slave) that figure in the life of a fourteen-year-old farm girl. A first edition, Fine in Fine dust jacket.