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The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts

Peck, Richard, 1934-

New York : Dial Books, c2004.

190 p. ; 22 cm.

In rural Indiana in 1904, fifteen-year-old Russell's dreams of quitting school and joining a wheat threshing crew are disrupted when his older sister takes over the teaching at his one-room schoolhouse after mean old Myrt Arbuckle "hauls off and dies."

Reading Level: 5.5

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0803727364

LC Call No:

PZ7.P338 Te 2004

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Peck, Richard, 1934-

Title:

The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts / Richard Peck.

Publisher:

New York : Dial Books, c2004.

Physical:

190 p. ; 22 cm.

Summary:

In rural Indiana in 1904, fifteen-year-old Russell's dreams of quitting school and joining a wheat threshing crew are disrupted when his older sister takes over the teaching at his one-room schoolhouse after mean old Myrt Arbuckle "hauls off and dies."

Subject:

Education--Fiction.

Subject:

Teachers--Fiction.

Subject:

Country life--Indiana--Fiction.

Subject:

Humorous fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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