Clara and Davie: The True Story of Young Clara Barton

by Patricia Polacco

First Release:

June 2014

ISBN: 9780545354776

Clara Barton grew up to be a famous Civil War nurse—but before that, she was a girl with a lisp whose talent for healing was encouraged by her doting older brother Davie. Author’s note. Black-and-white and full-color photographs. Full-color illustrations, rendered in pencil, markers, and acrylic paints.

  • ISBN: 9780545354776
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Scholastic
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 10" x 8"
    Dewey Classification: 361.7/6340
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.9, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.3, Points: 2
    Lexile: Level: 690L
    Awards & Honors: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People - 2015, Third to Fifth Grade; Parents’ Choice 2014 Picture Books, Gold
    Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
    Genre: Nonfic
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