Street Child

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By Berlie Doherty
Publisher Orchard Books
Street Child
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A fictional account of the experiences of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in 1860s London and survives brutal treatment and desperate circumstances until he is taken in by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the citys ragged children.A novel based on the life of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in London in the 1860s and survives brutal treatment and desperate circumstances until he is taken in by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the citys ragged children

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34091 words34,091 words
154 pages154 pages
Lexile 810LLexile 810L
Grade 3 to 7Grade 3 to 7
Published 1994Published 1994

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0531068641

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