The Hope Chest

Written by Karen Schwabach

Eleven-year-old Violet’s older sister, Chloe, has left home and used her inheritance to buy a Model T car. Violet runs away to New York looking for her sister, but finds out that Chloe is now in Tennessee fighting for the suffragettes' cause. Violet becomes involved in the women's rights movement and witnesses the passage of the 19th Amendment.

Age Range 8 - 12 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
288
Publisher
Yearling
Grade Level 3rd - 7th
ISBN
9780375840968
Lexile 800
Themes