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The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg

Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

New York : Blue Sky Press, c2009.

224 p. ; 22 cm.

Homer P. Figg escapes from his wretched foster home in Pine Swamp, Maine, and sets out to find his beloved older brother, Harold, who has been illegally sold into the Union Army.

Reading Level: 5.6

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0439668182

LC Call No:

PZ7.P52112 Mo 2009

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

Title:

The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg / Rodman Philbrick.

VaryingTitle:

True adventures of Homer P. Figg

VaryingTitle:

Homer P. Figg

Publisher:

New York : Blue Sky Press, c2009.

Physical:

224 p. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, July 2009

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Junior High School, January 2010

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, January 2009

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, November 2008

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, January 2009

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, October 2009

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), January 2009

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, December 2008

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, May 2009

Summary:

Homer P. Figg escapes from his wretched foster home in Pine Swamp, Maine, and sets out to find his beloved older brother, Harold, who has been illegally sold into the Union Army.

Target Audience:

5.6

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources

Awards Note:

Newbery Medal/Honor, 2010

Subject:

Orphans--Fiction.

Subject:

Brothers--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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