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Home of the brave

Applegate, Katherine.

New York : Feiwel And Friends, 2007.

249 p. ; 22 cm.

Kek, a refugee from Sudan, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth-grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner.

Reading Level: 4.3

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

978-0-312-36765-7

LC Call No:

PZ7.A6485 Hom 2007

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Applegate, Katherine.

Title:

Home of the brave / Katherine Applegate.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Feiwel And Friends, 2007.

Physical:

249 p. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, October 2007

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, August 2007

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, July 2007

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2007

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), February 2008

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), August 2007

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, August 2007

Citation/Refs:

Kliatt, November 2007

Summary:

Kek, a refugee from Sudan, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth-grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner.

Target Audience:

4.3

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Immigrants--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

School stories.

Subject:

Cattle--Fiction.

Subject:

Hope--Fiction.

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