Cover of: Finishing Becca | Ann Rinaldi

Finishing Becca

a story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold
  • 362 Pages
  • 3.78 MB
  • 4699 Downloads
  • English
by
Harcourt , Orlando, Fla
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 -- Fiction, Quakers -- Fiction, Spies -- Fiction, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile fiction, Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution,1775-1783 -- Fiction, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fi

Places

Philadelphia (Pa.), United S

About the Edition

In 1778 fourteen-year-old Becca takes a position as personal maid to Peggy Shippen, the daughter of wealthy Philadelphia Quakers, and witnesses the events that lead to General Benedict Arnold"s betrayal of the revolutionary American forces.

StatementAnn Rinaldi.
GenreFiction., Juvenile fiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R459 Fj 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 362 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3689277M
ISBN 100152050795
LC Control Number2003056708
OCLC/WorldCa52978954

Finishing Becca book. Read 87 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An independent-minded young maid tells the story of social-climber /5. Finishing Becca is well worth the time. It offers a creative insight to the private life of Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold, in a realistic format.

The story flows easily and well, but can prove confusing at times.

Download Finishing Becca PDF

Becca is a poor, farm girl, who dreams of being like the refines ladies of her time/5(13). The Paperback of the Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold by Ann Rinaldi, Ann Rinaldi | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping. Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book with B&N/5(30). An independent-minded young maid tells the story of social-climber Peggy Shippen and how she influenced Benedict Arnold’s betrayal of the Patriot forces.

Revolutionary Philadelphia is brought to life as Becca seeks to find her “missing pieces” while exploring the complicated issues of the Finishing Becca book between the impoverished independence men and the decadent British Tories/5(7).

Read a book review from a famous author, illustrator or authors to find the right books for your child or children. The Database Of All The Reviews. Finishing Becca: A story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold Ann Rinaldi Historical Fiction Ages 12 and up Harcourt,Becca feels as if "there are pieces of me missing" and.

Finishing Becca is a historical fiction novel about a girl living during the American Revolutionary War. Becca Syng is a 14 year old girl sent to be the personal maid of Peggy Shippen, a spoiled Quaker daughter who just happens to be the most beautiful girl in all of Philadelphia.5/5(5).

Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold (Great Episodes) Kindle Edition by Ann Rinaldi (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from /5(4). Finishing Becca, Ann Rinaldi, And then, since this strange book has been told mostly from Becca’s perspective but we need to see what Peggy and Benedict talk about when they’re alone, Becca suddenly begins listening at doors and snooping.

Why. She’s been totally trustworthy up until now, the only reason this changes is for the. Finishing Becca (book review) In Finishing Becca, by renowned historical fiction author Ann Rinaldi, young Becca is chosen to leave the hard work on her farm behind and work for a rich Loyalist family in Philadelphia.

The year isand Philadelphia is a hotspot for Revolutionary war happenings. Becca can't wait to see the city for herself. flexner on finishing Download flexner on finishing or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get flexner on finishing book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Finishing Becca by Ann Rinaldi,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

Get this from a library. Finishing Becca: a story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold. [Ann Rinaldi] -- In fourteen-year-old Becca takes a position as personal maid to Peggy Shippen, the daughter of wealthy Philadelphia Quakers, and witnesses the events that lead to General Benedict Arnold's.

In Rebecca Syng, the teenager who narrates this story, is sent to be a lady's maid in the Shippen household in Philadelphia.

Becca's father had been a successful silversmith before he fell on hard times and then died, leaving his family to fend for themselves in the country. There Becca's mother married a good-for-nothing man who drained what was left of her meager resources so that she Author: Ann Rinaldi.

Setting powder, loose powders & finishing powders help set and perfect your look for a flawless finish. Powder foundation, setting powder, face powder and loose powder makeup that stays in place all day, even through sweat & humidity. Discover BECCA'S setting powders and loose powders to instantly set, perfect and finish your look.

Details Finishing Becca FB2

Finishing Becca Book Review. Finishing Becca begins inand Becca Syng is growing up in Philadelphia in the shadow of the American Revolution. Her beloved brother Blair is fighting in the American army, and she and her mother, Jane, are worn down with trying to make ends meet.

‎An independent-minded young maid tells the story of social-climber Peggy Shippen and how she influenced Benedict Arnold’s betrayal of the Patriot forces.

Revolutionary Philadelphia is brought to life as Becca seeks to find her “missing pieces” while exploring the complicated issues of the war betwee. Used - Very Good. Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold (American Colonies Series) This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are /5(K). Finishing Becca is much more about her development as a person, the “finishing” of the title only superficially referring to the preparation that young girls received for their coming out, but instead Becca is looking for missing pieces which will allow her to find meaning in her life, to become complete.

Very enjoyable for both adults and. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Finishing Becca: A Story About Peggy Shippen And Ben () by Rinaldi, Ann/5(K). Becca's mother is a proper woman, who sends Becca away to live in the Shippen household to become "finished." As Becca becomes finished, she witnesses so many events that change history forever.

I found the book to be a real page turner, however its said to be a tale of Benedict Arnold, and as he came into the story the suspense died and the /5(11).

FINISHING BECCA: A Story About Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold by Ann Rinaldi ‧ RELEASE DATE: Nov. 28, In Rebecca Syng, the teenager who narrates this story, is sent to be a lady's maid in the Shippen household in : Ann Rinaldi.

Fourteen-year-old Becca takes a position as a maid in a wealthy Philadelphia Quaker home and witnesses the events that lead to General Benedict Arnold's treason. Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold. By: Revolutionary Philadelphia is brought to life as Becca seeks to find her “missing pieces” while exploring the complicated issues of the war between the impoverished independence men and the decadent British Tories.

“This tale of treachery comes alive under [Rinaldi. Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold, by Ann Rinaldi, is a historical fiction published in It takes place during the American Revolutionary War This article about a children's historical novel of the s is a stub.

You can help Wikipedia by Episodes: A Ride into Morning (), A Break with. Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold - Ebook written by Ann Rinaldi. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Finishing Becca: A /5(3).

The silver inkstand made by Becca's dad, Philip Syng, shows how loving Becca is to her (now dead) father. It also is a connection to her past and how she belongs in the city. "Tears came to my eyes and a thrill went through me. My father had made this. With his own hands. I was. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

Owlcrate - BECCA. Illumicrate - BECCA5. Gaston Luga Backpacks - THEBOOKS. Emposia Hooded Blankets - BECCA1 for 10% off one blanket or BECCA2 for 25% off. Read "Finishing Becca A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold" by Ann Rinaldi available from Rakuten Kobo. An independent-minded young maid tells the story of social-climber Peggy Shippen and how she influenced Benedict Arnold’ Brand: HMH Books.

All about Finishing Becca: A Story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold by Ann Rinaldi. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers (fictional), Becca.

The only flaw in this book, from my perspective, was the highly condensed, hurried conclusion handled as a colloquy with a cow.

Description Finishing Becca PDF

It served as an easy way to tidy 4/5(7). Soft Light Blurring Powder goes beyond the benefits of a traditional setting powder to impart the ultimate dream filter. This feather-light, micro-fine powder is infused with ceramic microspheres that softly scatter light to blur the look of imperfections while smoothing and evening the complexion.

Soft Light Blurring Powder creates a flattering veil that does not cake or settle into fine.I just finished reading FINISHING BECCA, a book that I picked up as a possible addition to a cross-curriculum unit that I present (I'm an 8th grade English teacher) with an American History teacher.

We already use MY BROTHER SAM IS DEAD, and APRIL MORNING. Both are outstanding and written from young boys' perspectives/5.An independent-minded young maid tells the story of social-climber Peggy Shippen and how she influenced Benedict Arnold's betrayal of the Patriot forces.

Revolutionary Philadelphia is brought to life as Becca seeks to find her "missing pieces" whi.