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The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Blue Sky Press, New York, p.224 (2009)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PS3566 .H474 M67 2009

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8568480

Keywords:

1861-1865--Juvenile fiction, Adventure and adventurers--Fiction, Adventure fiction, Adventure stories, Brothers--Fiction, Brothers--Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honor Books, 2010, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, United States--History--Civil War, United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Fiction

Abstract:

Summary: Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War.

Notes:

Lexile measure 950; Ages 9-12; Book level 5.6; Historical fiction