The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

Author : Jacqueline Kelly

ISBN : 0805088415

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2010 Newbery Honor Book

On the eve of the 20th century, 11-year-old Calpurnia awakens to new possibilities, and through her evolving relationship with her naturalist grandfather, learns to think like a scientist. Kelly’s rich, evocative language captures Callie’s distinctive voice and lively observations of the natural world.