The forestwife

Title The forestwife
Names Tomlinson, Theresa.
Book Number BR010451
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation A retelling of the legend of Maid Marian and Robin Hood. Mary de Holt, fifteen, simply can't marry the elderly widower with rotten black stumps of teeth and breath that smells of sour ale her uncle has chosen for her. So she escapes into the forest and is soon joined by her maid, Agnes. They take refuge among others on the run: a group of defrocked nuns and the Forestwife--a role Mary will eventually adopt. For grades 5-8.
Series Tomlinson. Forestwife
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Books from TV & Movies - TVM
Fantasy - FAN
Juvenile Fiction - JF
Juvenile Book - JU
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Folklore & Fairy Tales - FOL
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Foreign Setting - FS
Adventure - ADV
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Robin Hood (Legendary character) - Juvenile fiction
Great Britain - History - Richard I, 1189-1199 - Juvenile fiction
Maid Marian (Legendary character) - Juvenile fiction
Call Number [Fic]
Language English
Released 1993
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1993 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st American ed. New York : Orchard Books, 1995, c1993.