Thimble Summer

Written and Illustrated by Elizabeth Enright

The story of Garnet Linden, who finds a silver thimble in a dried-up riverbed that brings good luck. The drought ends, her family's farm flourishes; the arrival of Eric, an orphan who becomes part of the family; and her pig wins a blue ribbon at the county fair. Garnet is sure the thimble is responsible.

Age Range 8 - 12 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
144
Publisher
Rinehart
Grade Level 3rd - 7th
ISBN
9780312380021
Lexile 810
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