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Mirror, Mirror On the Wall

Mirror, Mirror On the Wall

(2002)
The Diary of Bess Brennan, The Perkins School for the Blind, 1932
(A book in the Dear America series)
A novel by

 
Blinded after a terrible accident, Bess must learn to overcome her disability with the help of new friends and skills at the Perkins School for the Blind, in the wake of America's Great Depression.

After Bess Brennan is blinded in a sledding accident, she must face a frightening, much-altered world. Confronted with a new set of obstacles, Bess manages to overcome her disability with the help of her new friends at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts, where she also learns how to read braille. Her twin sister, Elin, assists her with recording daily events in her diary and contributes entries of her own. Set against the backdrop of the Great Depression, Bess's story will inspire all readers to be strong in the face of hardship.

Genre: Children's Fiction
 
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Hardback Editions

September 2002 : USA Hardback
Title: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: The Diary of Bess Brennan, The Perkins School for the Blind, 1932 (Dear America Series)
Author(s): Barry Denenberg
ISBN: 0-439-19446-6 / 978-0-439-19446-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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