My Uncle Emily / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter. - SHERLOC
My Uncle Emily / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter.
Publisher description Full text
New York, NY : Philomel Books, c2009.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Poets -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Massachusetts -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Amherst (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Juvenile fiction.
A Junior Library Guild selection
In 1881 Amherst, Massachusetts, six-year-old Gilbert finds it both challenging and wonderful to spend time with his aunt, the reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, who lives next door.