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IL 3-6 RL 4.8
name is Charlotte Parkhurst and I was born in the mid 1800ís. I live in
an orphanage, but Iím not like other girls. I hate wearing dresses and
cooking, but I love fighting and climbing trees. My special love is horses.
So, Iíve devised a plan. Iíve cut my hair, put on boys clothing, and run
away from the orphanage. Iím learning to be a stage coach driver. No one
knows my secret. Can I pull it off? Read my real life story to see just
how spunky and courageous I am! (New
Hampshire Great Stone Face Committee)
Parkhurst, Charley, d. 1879 -- Fiction.
Mistaken identity -- Fiction.
California -- History, 1850-1950 -- Fiction.
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