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Beyond the western sea : book one : the escape from home

Avi, 1937-

New York : Orchard Books, c1996.

295 p. ; 24 cm.

Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America.

Reading Level: 5.5

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

978-0-531-09513-3 (book one)

ISBN:

978-0-531-08863-0 (lib. bdg. : book one)

LC Call No:

PZ7.A953 Be 1996

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 20

Author:

Avi, 1937-

Title:

Beyond the western sea : book one : the escape from home / Avi.

Publisher:

New York : Orchard Books, c1996.

Physical:

295 p. ; 24 cm.

Notes:

"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p.

Summary:

Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America.

Subject:

Immigration and emigration--Fiction.

Subject:

Runaway teenagers--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure fiction.

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300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  295 p. ;
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500 General Note   $a General note  "A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Immigration and emigration
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    $d   07/17/97
    $s   Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), February 1997
    $s   School Library Journal, June 1996
    $s   Booklist starred, February 1996
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