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When a mesmerizing preacher comes to town, Pete's deep faith and longing for salvation force him to make the most painful decision of his life. This beautifully written, Newbery Honor novel resonates with love and the power of faith. "Poignant and preceptive".--Booklist, starred review.

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A traveling preacher comes to town and 12 year old Pete is so mesmerized by him, Pete is ready to leave home to travel with the preacher and become an evangelist himself. But then the preacher becomes involved in a local scandal and . . .
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780689804625
Author:
Rylant, Cynthia
Publisher:
Aladdin
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Religious - Christian
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Adolescence
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Religious life
Subject:
Friendship -- Fiction.
Subject:
Situations / General
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Aladdin Fiction
Publication Date:
March 1996
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
120
Dimensions:
7.64x5.16x.33 in. .18 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 120 pages Aladdin Paperbacks - English 9780689804625 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When a mesmerizing preacher comes to town, Pete's deep faith and longing for salvation force him to make the most painful decision of his life. This beautifully written, Newbery Honor novel resonates with love and the power of faith. "Poignant and preceptive".--Booklist, starred review.
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