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Listening for Leroy

Hearne, Betsy Gould.

New York : M.K. McElderry Books, c1998.

210 p. ; 22 cm.

Growing up in rural Alabama in the 1950s, ten-year-old Alice has no one to talk to but Leroy, the black farm hand, but when Alice's doctor father moves the family to Tennessee, she has trouble fitting in and she sorely misses Leroy.

Reading Level: 5.2

Available

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0689822189

LC Call No:

PZ7.H3464 Li 1998

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 21

Author:

Hearne, Betsy Gould.

Title:

Listening for Leroy / Betsy Hearne.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : M.K. McElderry Books, c1998.

Physical:

210 p. ; 22 cm.

Summary:

Growing up in rural Alabama in the 1950s, ten-year-old Alice has no one to talk to but Leroy, the black farm hand, but when Alice's doctor father moves the family to Tennessee, she has trouble fitting in and she sorely misses Leroy.

Subject:

Country life--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Fathers and daughters--Fiction.

Subject:

Race relations--Fiction.

Subject:

School stories.

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