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My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira

Young midwife Mary Sutter dreams of becoming a surgeon, but in 19th century Albany, New York, her gender is a huge obstacle. The start of the Civil War changes everything for Mary. This debut novel is full of fascinating historical details of medicine, war, politics and the role of women.



May 17, 2010 - Posted by | Historical Fiction |

1 Comment »

  1. Sounds like this might be a good transistion novel for Young Adults.

    Comment by Laurie Brown | May 17, 2010 | Reply

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