By Patricia Reilly Giff
Endless tiny stitches, button holes, darts. on the grounds that she was once tiny, she’s labored in her family’s dressmaking enterprise, the place the stitching desktop is a cranky member of the family.
When 13-year-old Dina leaves her small city in Germany to hitch her uncle’s kinfolk in Brooklyn, she turns her again on stitching. by no means back! yet searching for a role leads her correct again to the stitching computing device. Why did she ever depart domestic? right here she is, nonetheless with a needle and thread—and homesick in addition.
She didn’t be aware of she will be this homesick, yet she didn’t comprehend she can be so courageous both, as she is status as much as an endemic or a fireplace. She didn’t be aware of she may perhaps develop so on the subject of her new family members or to Johann, the younger guy from the tailor’s store. and she or he didn’t be aware of that stitching may display her personal great talent—and her destiny.
In Dina, the loved author Patricia Reilly Giff has created considered one of her most tasty and very important heroines. Readers will get pleasure from seeing 1870s Brooklyn via Dina’s eyes, and proportion her pleasure as she discovers a brand new world.
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