Girl in a cage by Jane Yolen

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Published by Philomel Books in New York .

Written in English

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  • Scotland

Subjects:

  • Marjorie, Princess of Scotland, d. 1316 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Marjorie, Princess of Scotland, d. 1316 -- Childhood and youth -- Fiction,
  • Princesses -- Fiction,
  • Scotland -- History -- Robert I, 1306-1329 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Scotland -- History -- Robert I, 1306-1329 -- Fiction

About the Edition

As English armies invade Scotland in 1306, eleven-year-old Princess Marjorie, daughter of the newly crowned Scottish king, Robert the Bruce, is captured by England"s King Edward Longshanks and held in a cage on public display.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementJane Yolen & Robert J. Harris.
GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
ContributionsHarris, Robert J., 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y78 Gne 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3955330M
ISBN 100399236279
LC Control Number2001055978
OCLC/WorldCa48620302

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It takes place in and pulls in a lot of historical facts though it is a fictional account of what might have happened/5(22). Girl in a Cage, is a book about a girl who gets put in a cage for something her father has done. The main character is Marjorie. She is 12 years old and is a princess. The book takes place in two places, it takes place in Scotland but also Lanercost,England.

Marjorie internal /5. Book two in the Stuart quartet. Robert Bruce, the new king of Scotland, is on the run from the powerful British king, Edward I (Longshanks).

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Jane Yolen, Robert J. Harris. Speak, - Juvenile Fiction - pages. 4 Reviews. When her father, Robert the Bruce, becomes King of Scotland, Marjorie Bruce becomes a princess/5(4). Girl in a Cage is about how a Scottish princess, Margerie Bruce, is taken prisoner by King Longshanks of England. It is set in both England and Scotland in about It tells about what Margerie's father did to become king, what happened to her so that she became a prisoner, and what happened during her prisoner ship.5/5(5).

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The only Young Adult in the story was Marjorie Bruce, the daughter. So it became her story, how through captivity and privation, she grew from a spoiled princess to a strong patriot.I wrote the opening paragraphs, then sent it to our editor, who jumped at the story.

The Girl in the Plastic Cage. Marilyn Levy. Rating details 6 ratings 1 review. A budding gymnast discovers she has scoliosis and must wear a body brace/5. This book, Girl in a Cage, is the story of Marjorie, only daughter of Robert the Bruce, who struggled mightily to keep his country free from England's King Edward I in the late 13th and early 14th Centuries.

As the authors (Yolen's co-author was Robert J. Harris.) make clear, the majority of the events that occur in the narrative arc of this book are true. As English armies invade Scotland ineleven-year-old Princess Marjorie, daughter of the newly crowned Scottish king, Robert the Bruce, is captured by England's King Edward Longshanks and held in a cage on public display.

Marjorie is captured and imprisoned in a wooden cage in the center of a town square, exposed to wind, rain, the taunts of the townspeople, and the scorn of Longshanks himself. Marjorie knows that despite her suffering and pain, she is the daughter of noble Robert the Bruce&and she will make her father, and her country, proud.

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Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Captured, Longshanks has Marjorie placed in a wooden cage, and hung in the center of town.

Pelted with rotten vegetables, exposed to the cold, wind and rain, Marjorie is determined to remain a princess. Based on historical events, I found this to be a fascinating book. It was well written, engaging, and the characters seemed alive/5(9).

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Among the summaries and analysis available for Girl in a Cage, there is 7 Book Reviews. Depending on the study guide provider (SparkNotes, Shmoop, etc.), the resources below will generally offer Girl in a. Publisher: Puffin Books, Girl in a Cage by Jane Yolen (author), Robert Harris (author)/5(K).

Girl in a Cage book club questions Book club was at our house today. Dancer chose "Girl in a Cage" by Jane Yolen and Robert J. Harris. We had read it last year but it is so good that she pulled it out again to share with friends. Here are the questions we discussed. This book flip flops between her past and her present time.

Girl in a Cage by Jane Yolen and Robert Harris is a well-rounded story, mixing courage and triumph with a battle of wits between the powerful King of England, Edward "Longshanks," and the imprisoned princess of Scotland. It takes place in and pulls in a lot of historical facts though it is a fictional account of what might have happened/5(13).

This book focuses on eleven-year-old Princess Marjorie, Robert Bruce’s sole heir. The story is expertly told. Instead of simply telling what it was like to sit in a cage for three weeks, the authors alternate chapters about the imprisonment with chapters about how Marjorie got there.

DAUGHTER OF THE OUTLAW KING. PRISONER IN THE LAND OF THE ENEMY. When her father, Robert the Bruce, is crowned King of Scotland, Marjorie Bruce becomes a princess. But Edward Longshanks, the ruthless King of England, captures Marjorie and keeps her prisoner in a wooden cage in the centre of a town square, exposed to [ ].

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Girl in a Cage, Paperback by Yolen, Jane; Harris, Robert J., ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US When Robert the Bruce becomes King of Scotland and his daughter Marjorie becomes a princess, Edward Longshanks, the ruthless King of England, captures Marjorie and imprisons her in a cage in the center of a town square, where even though she.

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Girl In A Cage is an okay book, and it's about a wealthy Scottish girl named Marjorie during the time of Things between her country and the English have not been going well.

England plans to invade Scotland, but Marjorie's father Robert the Bruce will not let their enemy do so/5. Girl in a Cage by Jane Volen and Robert J. Harris,Scholastic Inc. edition. It was one of the most heartbreaking stories ever shared on the "Oprah Show".

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