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The Resource Away west, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James

Away west, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James

Label
Away west
Title
Away west
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1879, thirteen-year-old Everett Turner leaves a life of struggle on his family's farm and runs away to St. Louis, where he works in a livery stable before heading to the all-Black town of Nicodemus, Kansas
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
510 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
  • PZ7.M478693
  • PZ7.M478693
LC item number
  • Awa 2006
  • Awa 2006
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
3.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, Gordon C
Series statement
Scraps of time
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaways
  • Brothers
  • Horses
  • African Americans
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Away west, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm61520244
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780670060122
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023315
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Away west, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Publication
Control code
ocm61520244
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780670060122
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005023315
Other physical details
ill.

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