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The mighty Miss Malone

Curtis, Christopher Paul.

New York : Wendy Lamb Books, c2012.

307 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Deza Malone, the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, accompanies her mother and older brother on a trip to find her father, an African American man who left to find work after the Great Depression hit. They end up in a Hooverville outside of Flint, Michigan, and her brother attempts to be a performer while Deza and her mother search for a home.

Reading Level: 3.8

Due 08/30/19

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

All copies at Paideia School are out and the next copy is due back 08/30/19

ISBN:

0385734913

LC Call No:

PZ7.C94137 Mi 2012

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Curtis, Christopher Paul.

Title:

The mighty Miss Malone / Christopher Paul Curtis.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Wendy Lamb Books, c2012.

Physical:

307 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, October 2012

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, February 2012

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, August 2012

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, December 2011

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, December 2011

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, January 2012

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2012

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), February 2012

Summary:

Deza Malone, the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, accompanies her mother and older brother on a trip to find her father, an African American man who left to find work after the Great Depression hit. They end up in a Hooverville outside of Flint, Michigan, and her brother attempts to be a performer while Deza and her mother search for a home.

Target Audience:

3.8.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Great Depression, 1929-1939--Fiction.

Subject:

Poverty--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Domestic fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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