The House That Jane Built: A Story About Jane Addams

By Tanya Lee Stone
Illustrators Illustrated by Kathryn Brown Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Macmillan Imprint Henry Holt ISBN


Awards and Honors 2016 NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Recommended Book<br> Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2015, Informational Books for Younger Readers<br> 2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 3–5<br> 2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Elementary / Middle Grade Nonfiction<br> Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017<br> Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Biography and Memoir

The House That Jane Built: A Story About Jane Addams

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Jane Addams always wanted to “find a way to fix the world.” In 1889, she founded Hull House, a settlement house in a poor area of Chicago, and helped countless people. Author’s note. Sources. Source notes. Full-color illustrations were rendered in watercolor and pen and ink.
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