Clara and Davie: The True Story of Young Clara Barton

By Patricia Polacco

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Publisher Scholastic Imprint Scholastic ISBN


Awards and Honors Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People - 2015, Third to Fifth Grade; Parents’ Choice 2014 Picture Books, Gold<br> Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017

Clara and Davie: The True Story of Young Clara Barton

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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.
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