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Matilda Bone

Matilda Bone

(2000)
A novel by

 
Newbery medalist Karen Cushman assembles a cast of unforgettable characters in a fascinating and pungent setting: the medical quarter of a medieval English Village. To Blood and Bone Alley, home of leech, baarber-surgeon, and apothecary, comes Matilda, raised by a priest to be pious and learned, and now destined to assist Red Peg the Bonesetter. To Matilda's dismay, her work will not involve Latin or writing, but lighting the fire, going to market, mixing plasters and poultices, and helping Peg treat patients. Appalled by her new surroundings, Matilda yearns for the days at the manor when all she did was study and pray. Lonely and misunderstood, she seems destined for a fate as tragic as that of any of the sharp-toungued saintsshe turns to for advice.

Filled with a witty dialogue, Matilda Bone is a compelling comic novel about a girl who learns to see herself and others clearly, to laugh, and to live contentedly in this world.

 
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Hardback Editions

April 2008 : USA Library Binding
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 1-4352-4734-5 / 978-1-4352-4734-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2008-04-18
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September 2002 : USA Turtleback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-606-24102-7 / 978-0-606-24102-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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March 2002 : USA Library Binding
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-7569-1077-3 / 978-0-7569-1077-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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March 2002 : USA Library Binding
Title: Matilda Bone (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Dell Yearling Book)
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-613-45343-3 / 978-0-613-45343-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback
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October 2000 : USA Hardback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-395-88156-0 / 978-0-395-88156-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Clarion Books
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March 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-7862-3212-9 / 978-0-7862-3212-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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Paperback Editions

August 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-547-72242-7 / 978-0-547-72242-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
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March 2002 : USA Paperback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-440-41822-4 / 978-0-440-41822-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Yearling
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2000 : UK Paperback
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-330-36819-2 / 978-0-330-36819-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books
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1981 : UK Paperback
Title: Mathilda Bone (Pb)
Author(s): Cushman Karen
ISBN: 0-333-90330-7 / 978-0-333-90330-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books
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February 2001 : UK Paperback
Title: Mathilda Bone (Pb)
Author(s): Cushman Karen
ISBN: 0-333-90331-5 / 978-0-333-90331-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
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Audio Editions

November 2009 : USA Audio edition
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
Publisher: Listening Library
Availability: Amazon   

August 2009 : USA Audio CD
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-307-58199-3 / 978-0-307-58199-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books On Tape
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October 2000 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-8072-6176-9 / 978-0-8072-6176-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library
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January 2000 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
ISBN: 0-8072-8737-7 / 978-0-8072-8737-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

October 2000 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Matilda Bone
Author(s): Karen Cushman
Publisher: Clarion Books
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