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M.C. Higgins, the great : with connections / Virginia Hamilton.


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Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck J HAMILTON (Text to phone) 34027094521898 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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General Note:
Novel, followed by narratives and excerpts from related stories and a biographical sketch of the author.
Formatted Contents Note:
Connections: The banana tree (short story) / by James Berry -- Father (personal memoir) / by Gary Soto -- My mother pieced quilts (poem) / by Teresa Palomo Acosta -- Runaway! (historical essay) from North star to freedom: the story of the Underground Railroad / by Gena K. Gorrell -- Dreams (poem) ; Dream dust (poem) ; As I grew older (poem) / by Langston Hughes -- The war of the wall (short story) / by Toni Cade Bambara -- Virginia Hamilton (biographical sketch).
Summary, etc.:
As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M.C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal, 1975.
Subject: African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Family > Ohio > Juvenile fiction.
Mountain life > Ohio > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Coming of age > Fiction.
Family life > Ohio > Fiction.
Mountain life > Ohio > Fiction.
Ohio > Juvenile fiction.
Ohio > Fiction.
Search Results Showing Item 3 of 5 Preferred library: Kent Memorial Library - Suffield?

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