Reuben Hoar Library (Littleton)

Lucy fights the flames, a Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire survival story, by Julie Gilbert ; illustrated by Alessia Trunfio - hardcover

Summary
It is 1911, and fourteen-year-old Lucia (Lucy) Morelli dreams of going to college, but for the present she lives with her large Italian family in a crowded apartment in New York City, and works as a sewing machine operator in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory bringing home money because her father can no longer work--but this is March twenty-fifth, and Lucy will soon be fighting for her life as fire sweeps through the locked down factory trapping the workers inside
Language
eng
Literary Form
fiction
Physical Description
103 pages, illustrations, 20 cm.
Isbn
9781496583864

Library Locations

  • Reuben Hoar Library (Littleton)

    41 Shattuck Street, Littleton, MA, 01460, US
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