Remember Me

Jip : His Story
Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11 
180 p.  
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ISBN 9780142404119
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Having "tumbled off a gypsy wagon," Jip was left to live on the town poor farm. When a stranger with uncontrollable rages arrives, Jip must build a cage for the man. When his feelings of sympathy get the better of him, Jip begins to care for the man named Put, who can be an inspiration and friend. When a crafty stranger comes to the farm looking for Jip and inquiring about his background, Jip's true background surfaces and a dangerous flight to freedom begins. When cornered, Jip discovers how much his love for Put has meant to the caged man, and determines to live his life worthy of Put's loyalty. A gripping story masterfully told.
Publisher Summary
After Jip is sent to live in a poor town, he makes his living by tending to the animals on the farm, but his quiet life is disturbed when a strange man comes around claiming he knows Jip's father.

While living on a Vermont poor farm during 1855 and 1856, Jip learns his identity and that of his mother and comes to understand how he arrived at this place.
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