Factory girl /

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by Greenwood, Barbara,
[ 02. English Fiction ] Published by : Kids Can Press, (Toronto :) Physical details: 136 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Subject(s): Child labor. | Child labor --History --20th century. | Factory system --History --20th century. | Canada --Social conditions --1867-1918. Year : 2007 02. English Fiction Item type : 02. English Fiction
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Birchwood Intermediate School F GRE Available

Includes index.

Looking for work -- In the factory -- Payday -- Interloper -- Visitor -- Letter.

Twelve-year-old Emily must hold down her job working twelve-hour days in a garment factory in order to keep from starving. A story that includes historical interludes about the working conditions in factories at the turn of the century.