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Master storyteller Christopher Paul Curtis lends his trademark humor and vibrant narrative style to the gripping tale of eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman. The first child born into freedom in Buxton, Canada, a settlement of runaway slaves just over the border from Detroit, Elijah is best known in his hometown as the boy who threw up on Frederick Douglass. (Not on purpose, of course ???????????? he was just a baby then ) But things change when a former slave calling himself the Right Reverend Zephariah W. Connerly the Third steals money from Elijah's friend Mr. Leroy, who has been saving to buy his family out of captivity in the south. Elijah joins Mr. Leroy on a dangerous journey to America in pursuit of the disreputable preacher, and he discovers firsthand the unimaginable horrors of the life his parents fled - a life from which he'll always be free, if he can find the courage to go back home. Exciting, yet evocative, heart-wrenching, yet hilarious, Elijah of Buxton is Christopher Paul Curtis at his very best - and it's an unforgettable testament to the power of hope.

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This series of socially conscious and age appropriate books introduces topics to children that they may face on a daily basis. Topics range from bullying at school, diversity, manners and honesty, to everyday scenarios involving safety. Beautifully illustrated and adequately written, children will surely learn tons from this series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9788444141015
Author:
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Publisher:
Everest Publishing
Author:
Thomas, Pat
Subject:
General
Subject:
Slavery
Subject:
Spanish language materials
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Edition Description:
Editorial Everest
Series:
Punto de Encuentro
Publication Date:
20080731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
365
Dimensions:
8.20x5.20x1.10 in. 1.20 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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