Adopted Jane

By: Daringer, H.R.

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Book Condition: Good


Good Condition: Notation to outer page edges otherwise unmarked. Age toned paper. Moderate cover wear and outer soil. Vintage paperback book copy of Adopted Jane by H.R. Daringer. Illustrated by Kate Seredy. Scholastic book number TX2270. New York: Scholastic Book Services (Scholastic Magazines, Inc.). First Scholastic printing October, 1972. Reprint edition. Printed in U.S.A. Originally published by Harcourt Brace. 192 pages. 5-1/4 x 7-5/8 inches, 20 cm. Jane, a nine years old, has never had the opportunity to leave the orphanage to go to a real home for a summer holiday. This summer she received two offers. While away from home she learns about herself, the outside world, and the different dispositions of the people who she comes to know. Best of all, Jane finds a home. H.R. Daringer was Helen Fern Daringer (1894-1986), a native of Illinois who after receiving her Masters diploma taught English at Columbia University. Kate Seredy (1899-1975) was a Hungarian born writer and illustrator of children's books. Seredy was received a Newbery Medal for White Stag which she wrote and illustrated, Newbery honors for The Good Master and The Singing Tree, and Caldecott Honor retroactively for her illustrations in The Christmas Angel by Ruth Sawyer. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Title: Adopted Jane

Author/Composer: Daringer, H.R.

Categories: Books Children,

Edition: First Thus (First Scholastic Pri

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc: 1972

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 008489

Keywords: Daringer, Adopted Jane, Historical Fiction, Vintage Scholastic, TX 2270, Girls, Stories, Illustrated, Kate Seredy,