"A Gathering of Days" a New England Girl's Journal 1830-32, a novel by Joan W. Blos. Also is a Newberry Medal Winner for literature for children. Copyright 1979, 4th edition. This is a journal of a 14 year-old girl, kept the last year she lived on the family farm. It records daily events in her small New Hampshire town, her father's remarriage, and the death of her best friend. The book is in as-new condition. The dust jacket has some rubbing and little cuts (no part of the jacket is missing). I will wrap in mylar on request.