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Away west

McKissack, Pat, 1944-

New York : Viking, 2006.

121 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

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.

Reading Level: 4.0

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0670060127

LC Call No:

PZ7.M478693 Awa 2006

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

McKissack, Pat, 1944-

Title:

Away west / by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Grodon C. James.

Publisher:

New York : Viking, 2006.

Physical:

121 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

Series:

Scraps of time

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, October 2007

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, May 2006

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, April 2006

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, October 2006

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, February 2006

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.

Target Audience:

4.0

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources

Subject:

Runaway children--Fiction.

Subject:

Brothers--Fiction.

Subject:

Horses--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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