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10 edition of A house of tailors found in the catalog.

A house of tailors

by Patricia Reilly Giff

  • 243 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Wendy Lamb Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Emigration and immigration -- Fiction,
    • German Americans -- Fiction,
    • Sewing -- Fiction,
    • Uncles -- Fiction,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      When thirteen-year-old Dina emigrates from Germany to America in 1871, her only wish is to return home as soon as she can, but as the months pass and she survives a multitude of hardships living with her uncle and his young wife and baby, she finds herself thinking of Brooklyn as her home.

      Edition Notes

      StatementPatricia Reilly Giff.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.G3626 Hr 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination148 p. ;
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3681179M
      ISBN 100385730667, 0385908792
      LC Control Number2003026103

      A House of Tailors | SEWING! NO ONE could hate it more than Dina Kirk. Endless tiny stitches, button holes, darts. Since she was tiny, she's worked in her family's dressmaking business, where the sewing machine is a cranky member of the year-old Dina leaves her small town in Germany to join her uncle's family in Brooklyn, she turns her back on sewing. Book an Appointment Established since , BB Tailors is a platform for the modern gentleman to express individuality through fabrics, colours and details. A hive of meticulous in-house material experts and pattern makers drive function and design with a personal touch, giving you the unparalleled Benjamin Barker Experience.

        a house of tailors by Patricia Reilly Giff ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 12, With her sure storytelling voice and gentle-hearted touch, Giff spins another tale of immigration, this one her German great-grandmother’s story. Get this from a library! A house of tailors. [Patricia Reilly Giff] -- When thirteen-year-old Dina emigrates from Germany to America in , her only wish is to return home as soon as she can, but as the months pass and she survives a multitude of hardships living with.

      SEWING! NO ONE could hate it more than Dina Kirk. Endless tiny stitches, button holes, darts. Since she was tiny, she's worked in her family's dressmaking business, where the sewing machine is a cranky member of the year-old Dina leaves her small town in Germany to join her uncle's family in Brooklyn, she turns her back on sewing. A House of Tailors - A House of Tailors audiobook, by Patricia Reilly Giff SEWING! NO ONE could hate it more than Dina Kirk. Endless tiny stitches, button holes, darts. Since she was tiny, she&#;s worked in her family&#;s dressmaking business, where the sewing machine is a cranky member of the year-old Dina leaves her small town in Germany to join.


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Dina survives a difficult crossing from Germany to America, not to mention incredible homesickness.