The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton by Jane Smiley

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March 28, 2015, 9:00 AM CT

From the TALK series, Before the Civil War
Discussion Leader: Michaeline Chance-Reay

Set mostly in the Kansas Territory shortly before the Civil War, narrator Lydia "Lidie" Harkness recounts her adventures while disguised as a boy, reporting for a proslavery newspaper, and helping a woman escape a plantation. 452 pp.

Mount Hope Public Library
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Mount Hope, KS 67108-8804
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