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"An absorbing mystery (about a Negro boy's house, once part of the Underground Railroad), enriched with perceptive insights into certain aspects of the Negro American's heritage."--"Booklist." An ALA Notable Children's Book. A "School Library Journal" Best of the Best. Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award.

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Virginia Hamiltonandlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The recipient of nearly every major award and honor in her field, including the 1992 Hans Christian Anderson Award, Virgina Hamilton was the first African-American woman to be awarded the Newbery Medal, for andlt;iandgt;M.C. Higgins The Greatandlt;/iandgt;. Renowned as a storyteller, anthologist and lecturer as well as a novelist, Ms. Hamilton makes her home in Yellow Springs, Ohio.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780020435204
Author:
Keith, Eros
Author:
Keith, Eros
Author:
Keith, Eros
Publisher:
Simon Pulse
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Mystery and detective stories
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Anthologies
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Mysteries / Detective
Subject:
Ohio
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Children's stories, American
Subject:
Underground railroad
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories, American
Subject:
Underground railroad -- Fiction.
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Childrens classics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B101
Series:
Dies Drear Chronicle
Series Volume:
M1930.
Publication Date:
October 1984
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7 x 4.19 in 5.075 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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