Laura, a portrait of Laura Secord
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Published by Dundurn Press in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Secord, Laura Ingersoll, -- 1775-1868 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Pioneers -- Ontario -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Women pioneers -- Ontario -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Helen Caister Robinson.
SeriesCanadian heroines series -- 2
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21047912M
ISBN 100919670520

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Laura A Childhood Tale of Laura Secord (Book): Trottier, Maxine: This fictional story of a young girls courage sets the stage for the heroism that made Laura Secord a household name. When her cow, Peg, wanders off one day Laura follows her and soon finds herself deep in the forest. Peg dies giving birth and Laura struggles to bring the newborn calf home safely.   - Buy Laura: A Childhood Tale of Laura Secord book online at best prices in India on Read Laura: A Childhood Tale of Laura Secord book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Maxine Trottier. With the bicentenary of the War of approaching, we’ve got a frenzy of picture books about Laura year saw Laura Secord’s Brave Walk (Second Story Press) and Laura: A Childhood Tale of Laura Secord (Scholastic Canada). A round of applause for the latest Laura, by Janet Lunn, which gives readers an excellent story and the broadest appreciation for the time period. Maxine Trottier is the award-winning writer of numerous books for young people, including Claire's Gift (winner of the Mr. Christie's Book Award), Laura: A Childhood Tale of Laura Secord, the Circle of Silver Chronicles, and The Tiny Kite of Eddy Wing (winner of the CLA Book of the Year Award)/5(1).