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The Child Labor Reform Movement: An Interactive History Adventure
     

The Child Labor Reform Movement: An Interactive History Adventure

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by Steven Otfinoski
 

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It's the 1800s, and you are a child from a poor family. You have to go to work to keep from starving. Will you: Work as a pauper apprentice in an English factory? Emigrate from Ireland in order to work in the New England cloth mills? Make your living on the streets of New York City selling newspapers? Everything in this book happened to real people. And YOU

Overview

It's the 1800s, and you are a child from a poor family. You have to go to work to keep from starving. Will you: Work as a pauper apprentice in an English factory? Emigrate from Ireland in order to work in the New England cloth mills? Make your living on the streets of New York City selling newspapers? Everything in this book happened to real people. And YOU CHOOSE what you do next. The choices you make could lead you to opportunity, to wealth, to poverty, or even to death.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781476536088
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
08/01/2013
Series:
You Choose: History Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
322,538
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
620L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Steven Otfinoski has written more than 150 books for young readers. Three of his nonfiction books have been chosen Books for the Teen Age by the New York Public Library. Steve is also a playwright and has his own theater company that brings one-person plays about American history to schools. Steve lives in Connecticut with his wife, who is a teacher. They have two children, two dogs, and a cat. When he's not writing he enjoys swimming, tennis, reading, and singing in his church choir.

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The Child Labor Reform Movement: An Interactive History Adventure 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Short but packed with history.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
They are great books