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Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

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Not only is Turner Buckminster the son of the new minister in a small Maine town, he is shunned for playing baseball differently than the local boys. Then he befriends smart and lively Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from Malaga Island, a poor community founded by former slaves. Lizzie shows Turner a new world along the Maine coast from digging clams to rowing a boat next to a whale. When the powerful town elders, including Turners father, decide to drive the people off the island to set up a tourist business, Turner stands alone against them. He and Lizzie try to save her community, but theres a terrible price to pay for going against the tide.

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About the Author

Gary D. Schmidt has written several novels for children and young adults. He lives in Alto, Michigan.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307281838
Read:
Freed, Sam
Publisher:
Listening Library (Audio)
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Freed, Sam
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Freed, Sam
Author:
t, Gary D.
Author:
S., A.
Author:
Schmidt, Gary D.
Author:
Freed, Sam
Author:
Schmid
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m Freed
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Friendship
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Social Issues - Friendship
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Friendship
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
Situations / Prejudice & Racism
Edition Description:
Six CD
Publication Date:
20050412
Binding:
CD-audio
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 7
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.58x6.26x1.05 in. .40 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Prejudice and Racism

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