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Hoffman, Mary, 1945- author

Pisa, 1299. In the male-dominated world of Renaissance Italy, Netta is an ambitious young woman and the last in the line of a great family of sculptors and stone-carvers. Determined to throw off the shackles of marriage, Netta sets out to take up her family's legacy and work on fixing the city's leaning tower

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 13+. Young adult fiction. Teenage Fiction. High interest-low vocabulary books. Historical.
Published Edinburgh: Barrington Stoke, 2017
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Available at Dunbar Grammar, Knox Academy and North Berwick.

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    1170750 Secondary Fiction School Senior Fiction Available women's rights
  • Knox Academy – One available in Fiction HOF

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    0948621 Fiction HOF Accelerated Reader Available
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Statement of responsibility: Mary Hoffman
ISBN: 1781125651, 9781781125656
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Note: Dyslexic-friendly.
Physical Description: 93 pages ; 20 cm.
Series: Barrington Stoke teen
Subject: Accelerated Reader; Accelerated reader; Fiction: historical; AR5; AR5.3; Pisa (Italy) History To 1509 Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Barrington Stoke teen.