|aThe midwife's apprentice |cKaren Cushman ; [with a new introduction by the author].
|aNew York, N.Y. |bSantender/Houghton Mifflin Books|c
|axiii, 122 p. |c20 cm.
|aOriginally published in hardcover: New York : Clarion Books, 1995.
|aIn medieval England, a nameless, homeless girl is taken in by a sharp-tempered midwife, and in spite of obstacles and hardship, eventually gains the three things she most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world.