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*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=caddie+woodlawn'''Caddie Woodlawn'''] by Carol Ryrie Brink
 
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=caddie+woodlawn'''Caddie Woodlawn'''] by Carol Ryrie Brink
 
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=boston+jane '''Boston Jane: An Adventure'''] by Jennifer L. Holm
 
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=boston+jane '''Boston Jane: An Adventure'''] by Jennifer L. Holm
:Jane, a young Philadelphia lady living in the mid 1800's, travels by ship around the Cape of Good Hope to meet and marry her betrothed on Shoalwater Bay on the wild Oregon coast.  Along the way this plucky heroine learns that the fine points of being a "lady" are of little use on the frontier.   
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:Jane, a young Philadelphia lady living in the mid 1800's, travels by ship around the Cape of Good Hope to meet and marry her betrothed on Shoalwater Bay on the wild Oregon coast.  Along the way this plucky heroine learns that the fine points of being a "lady" are of little use on the frontier.  For ages 9-12.
 
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=sarah,+plain+and+tall '''Sarah, Plain and Tall'''] by Patricia MacLachlan
 
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?SEARCH=sarah,+plain+and+tall '''Sarah, Plain and Tall'''] by Patricia MacLachlan

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Jane, a young Philadelphia lady living in the mid 1800's, travels by ship around the Cape of Good Hope to meet and marry her betrothed on Shoalwater Bay on the wild Oregon coast. Along the way this plucky heroine learns that the fine points of being a "lady" are of little use on the frontier. For ages 9-12.