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Lost Essie Can Tell From The Moment She Lays Eyes On Harriet Abbott This Is A Woman Who Has Taken A Wrong Turn In Life Why Else Would An Educated, Well Dressed, Clearly Upper Crust Girl End Up In The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Setting Sleeves For Six Dollars A Day As The Unlikely Friendship Between Essie And Harriet Grows, So Does The Weight Of The Question Hanging Between Them Who Is Lost And Who Will Be Found

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  1. says:

    This is a hard book for me to rate The prose was engaging I liked the set up with 16 year old Essie working in the sweatshop in NY lower East side, turn off the century I liked the relationship between Essie and Harriet I just thought that this book never really went deep enough I wanted muchout of it ...


  2. says:

    I ve always been drawn to stories about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in NYC, March 26, 1911, that killed 141 people, mostly seamstress girls I don t know why Maybe a previous life Jacqueline Davies has written a historical fiction that interweaves this tragedy with another tragedy at the time for which I was unaware On January 26, 1911 The New York Times reported on the disappearance of a Dorothy Harriet Camille Arnold, the daught...


  3. says:

    I think it must be terrible to be lost, but so much worse to be forgotten p 230, Lost.There s no chance in forgetting the characters in Jacqueline Davies s Lost, so vivid and true are their voices Like therecent tragedy of 9 11, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire of 1911 is now burned into my consciousness as if with a hot brand Seventeen year old Essie Rosenfeld lives on the lower east side of Manhattan in 1911 She has been taking care of her irrepressible, fierce bad rabbit of a I think it must be terrible to be lost, but so much worse to be forgotten p 230, Lost.There s no chance in forgetting the characters in Jacqueline Davies s Lost, so vivid and true are their voices Like therecent tragedy of 9 11, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire of 1911 is now burned into my consciousness as if with a hot brand Seventeen year old Essie Rosenfeld lives on the lower east side of Manhattan in 1911 She has been taking care of her irrepressible, fierce bad rabbit of a younger sister Zelda ever since Zelda was born Their mother, a grieving widow, just...


  4. says:

    This is THE best book of all time Before, i didn t really have a favorite book, i just had lots that i thought were my favorites That was before this book The detail is incredible, the charachters are amazing, and the setting is great overall this book is a must read and should be on everybodys to read list This book beats any book of the twilight series and i loved them all so its not like im saying anything is better , its even better than the host and i think that if i had to choose a This is THE best book of all time Before, i didn t really have a favorite book, i just had lots that i thought were my favorites That was before this book The detail is incredible, the charachters are amazin...


  5. says:

    One of my Comp 102 classes is working with oral histories taken from survivors of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire for their current research writing project My favorite university librarian, a history buff, has been great about sending me articles and other information to share with the students This week she loaned me Davies s excellent YA novel I read it in two evenings Davies intertwines two stories from the turn of the last century the disappearance of the daughter of a wealth One of my Comp 102 classes is working with oral histories taken from survivors of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire for their cu...


  6. says:

    Excellent story about friendship and loss The author hooks you right away, and then keeps your interest with a cleverly woven tale based on two independent true stories from the early 1900s Flash back chapters in present tense alternate with the meat of the story, written in p...


  7. says:

    This book captivated me I could hardly put it down When I first picked it up i was like, maybe I won t read this I finished it a day, read the first half in the morning and second half at night This book is horrifyingly good, I loved every second of it.


  8. says:

    A truly ambitious, impressive novel I admire Jackie s ability to create an unreliable narrator who captures our sympathies Well done, neighbor


  9. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Title Author Publication Date Lost Jacqueline Davies 2009 Genre Young Adult Historical Fiction.Format Book print 256 pages.Plot summary In 1911 New York, sixteen year old Essie Rosenfeld must stop taking care of her irrepressible six year old sister when she goes to work at the Triangle Waist Company, where she befriends a missing heiress who is in hiding from her family and who seems to understand the feelings of heartache and grief that Essie is trying desperately to escape Title Author Publication Date Lost Jacqueline Davies 2009 Genre Young Adult Historical Fiction.Format Book print 256 pages.Plot summary In 1911 New York, sixteen year old Essie Rosenfeld must stop taking care of her irrepressible six year old sister when she goes to work at the Triangle Waist Company, where she befri...


  10. says:

    Historical fiction, family, friendship, death grief, New York in the early 1900s, poverty, factory work.This is a beautifully written book that has sections that flash back in time between each chapter Essie is denying grieving the loss of her sister as she works as a seamstrees in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory A new colleague friend Harriet Abbott is going through a similar situation I think what I most liked about this book is that the author Jacqueline Davies wove actual historical event Historical fiction, family, friendship, death grief, New York in the early 1900s, poverty, factory work.This is a beautifully written bo...

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