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Meet Marie-Grace : an American girl —Buckey, Sarah Masters, 1955-
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

When Marie-Grace arrives in New Orleans in 1853, she is not sure she fits in, until an unexpected invitation opens the door to friendship.

A nest for Celeste : a story about art, inspiration, and the meaning of home —Cole, Henry, 1955-
Book
2010
7 available of 8 items

Celeste, a mouse longing for a real home, becomes a source of inspiration to teenaged Joseph, assistant to the artist and naturalist John James Audubon, at a New Orleans, Louisiana, plantation in 1821.

Troubles for Cécile —Patrick, Denise Lewis.
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

Cécile is enjoying her older brother Armand's return from France and her growing friendship with Marie-Grace, with whom she volunteers at an orphanage, until the yellow fever epidemic theatening New Orleans strikes her ...

Marie-Grace makes a difference —Buckey, Sarah Masters, 1955-
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

Volunteering with her friend Cecile at a crowded New Orleans orphanage during the yellow fever epidemic of 1853, Marie-Grace discovers that it is not just the orphans who need help.

Cecile's gift —Patrick, Denise Lewis.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

Encouraged by her friend Marie-Grace, Cecile finds a way to help her beloved city, New Orleans, in the aftermath of the 1853 yellow fever epidemic.

Judah Touro didn't want to be famous —Ades, Audrey, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 1 items

Judah's dream of becoming a successful shopkeeper comes true but when God spares his life after being wounded during the War of 1812, he begins using his riches to secretly help others. Includes historical and biographic...

The cameo necklace : a Cecile mystery —Coleman, Evelyn, 1948-
Book
2012
0 available of 1 items

Eleven-year-old Cécile Rey searches through many corners of 1854 New Orleans seeking a necklace, borrowed from her Tante Tay, that disappeared as she was exiting a crowded showboat. Includes facts about the 1850s.

Meet Cécile —Patrick, Denise Lewis.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

Cécile Rey, whose prosperous family are free people of color, makes friends with Marie-Grace Gardner, a doctor's daughter who has just returned to her native New Orleans in 1853, and persuades her to change places at th...

Marie-Grace and the orphans —Buckey, Sarah Masters, 1955-
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

As yellow fever threatens New Orleans in 1853, Marie-Grace cares for an abandoned baby.

The Demon's Curse —Nicholson, Simon (Simon Bennett), 1971-
Book
2015
1 available of 1 items

In 1886, a secret organization dedicated to the overthrow of evil sends young escape artist Harry Houdini and his friends to New Orleans to help a local community of fishermen accused of using voodoo magic to put the cit...

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