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The Parker inheritance

Johnson, Varian.

New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2018]

331 p. ; 22 cm.

Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert.

Reading Level: 5.9

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

9780545946179

LC Call No:

PZ7.J63844 Par 2018

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Johnson, Varian.

Title:

The Parker inheritance / Varian Johnson.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2018]

Physical:

331 p. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, December 2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, March 2018

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, April 2018

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, January 2018

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, January 2018

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, February 2018

Citation/Refs:

New York Times, March 2018

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2018

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, January 2018

Summary:

Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert.

Target Audience:

5.9.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Buried treasure--Fiction.

Subject:

Grandmothers--Fiction.

Subject:

Mother-daughter relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Friendship--Fiction.

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