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05/16/2006

Elizabeth Winthrop tells the story behind her new novel, "Counting on Grace," inspired by the haunting Lewis Hine photograph of a 12-year-old mill girl in 1910. In a fascinating discussion of the marriage between fiction and history, Winthrop introduces us to Grace, while at the same time showing us through scenes of life in a small Vermont town, the riveting story of her painstaking and finally rewarding search for Addie, the real child in Hine's photograph.

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