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2011
In 19th century New York, a destitute women sends her 12-year-old daughter, Moth, to become a live-in servant of a wealthy woman. To escape her employer's cruelty, Moth flees to the streets and finds...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2006
Young Dora Rare befriends Marie Babineau, the local midwife, who wants Dora as her successor. After initial reluctance and intensive training, Dora is left the practice on the eve of her marriage to A...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2017
1880. Adelaide Thom opens a tea shop with another young woman who feels it's finally safe enough to describe herself as a witch, Eleanor St. Clair. Together they cater to Manhattan's high society ladi...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2012
New York, 1871. Moth is a young girl from the slums, whose father left years ago and whose mother sells her as a servant. These betrayals lead Moth to a Bowery brothel where diseased men prize virgins...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2012
New York, 1871. Moth is a young girl from the slums, whose father left years ago and whose mother sells her as a servant. These betrayals lead Moth to a Bowery brothel where diseased men prize virgins...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2006
Young Dora Rare befriends Marie Babineau, the local midwife, who wants Dora as her successor. After initial reluctance and intensive training, Dora is left the practice on the eve of her marriage to A...
Book jacket

EBook

2009
The Birth House is the story of Dora Rare, the first daughter to be born in five generations of Rares. As a child in an isolated village in Nova Scotia, she is drawn to Miss Babineau, an outspoken Aca...
Book jacket

Ebook

2006
Practicing midwife Dora Rare works in Scots Bay, Nova Scotia during the early part of the twentieth century, but the midwifery tradition is threatened when medical doctor Gilbert Thomas arrives with p...