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Uprising

Haddix, Margaret Peterson

(Paperback - 2011)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Uprising
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In 1927, at the urging of twenty-one-year-old Harriet, Mrs. Livingston reluctantly recalls her experiences at the Triangle Shirtwaist factory, including miserable working conditions that led to a strike, then the fire that took the lives of her two best friends, when Harriet, the boss's daughter, was only five years old. Includes historical notes.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, 2011
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
ISBN: 9781416911722
1416911723
Branch Call Number: FIC H
Characteristics: 346 p. ; 21 cm.

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Jan 24, 2012
  • dorothyrocks888 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

i didn't finish reading the bookyet... (i probably only read like, 64 pages?) but i love how they say "grazie grazie madonna mia!" ... one of my favourite phrases now...actually, i finished it! it was really good, and even though the ending was sad, i still liked it, very well written!

Aug 20, 2011
  • heaven1031 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book was very easy to get into. Once i picked it up i couldnt put it down because i had to know what would happen next. This book takes you through a period of a few years which makes you feel like you actually know the characters ! I highly recommend this book !

Jun 03, 2011
  • ucblue rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

The book was boring at first, but it picked up the more I stuck with it. Tragic that things like this happen in the world... Glad my friend recomended this book. I love the author!

May 28, 2011
  • THE_BREEZE rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

a really amazing book but the ending was really sad . an outstanding read

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