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That Book Woman

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York (2008)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PS3558 .E559 T48 2008

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8380632

Keywords:

Appalachian Region--History--20th century--Fiction, Appalachian Region--History--20th century--Juvenile fiction, Books and reading--Fiction, Books and reading--Juvenile fiction, Librarians--Fiction, Librarians--Juvenile fiction, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2009, Packhorse librarians--Fiction, Packhorse librarians--Juvenile fiction

Abstract:

Summary: A family living in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1930s gets books to read during the regular visits of the "Book Woman"--a librarian who rides a pack horse through the mountains, lending books to the isolated residents.

Notes:

Lexile measure 920; Ages 6-11; Book level 4.3; Historical fiction