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I capture the castle / by Dodie Smith.

By: Smith, Dodie, 1896-1990.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, [2003?], ©1976Description: 343 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 031231616X; 9780312316167.Subject(s): Castles -- England -- Fiction | England -- Fiction | English fiction -- 20th century | Americans -- England -- Fiction | Poor families -- England -- Fiction | Castles | England | Castles -- England -- Juvenile fiction | Americans -- England -- Juvenile fiction | Poor families -- England -- Juvenile fiction | England -- Juvenile fiction | Book group discussion kits | Book club bagGenre/Form: Diary fiction. | Domestic fiction. | Fiction. | Diary fiction. | Domestic fiction. | Young adult fiction. | Bildungsromans.Summary: The story of 17-year-old Cassandra and her family, who live in not-so-genteel poverty in a ramshackle old English castle. Over six turbulent months, she fills three diaries with sharply funny yet poignant entries and manages to find herself hopelessly in love. By the time she pens her final entry, she has "captured the castle" and the heart of the reader.
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Standard Kirkland Campus
Young Adult FIC SMIT Available 30579003654503
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Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1948. With new reading group guide.

The story of 17-year-old Cassandra and her family, who live in not-so-genteel poverty in a ramshackle old English castle. Over six turbulent months, she fills three diaries with sharply funny yet poignant entries and manages to find herself hopelessly in love. By the time she pens her final entry, she has "captured the castle" and the heart of the reader.

Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1948. With new reading group guide.