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A Long Way From Chicago : A Novel In Stories (2000, original release: 1998)

Call Number J/411/BRAILLE/PECK,R

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LocationCall NumberItem Status
Kids' NonfictionJ/411/BRAILLE/PECK,RAvailable
Published: New York : Livonia, Mich. : Dial Books for Young Readers ; Transcribed by SEEDLINGS Braille Books for Children, 2000, c1998
Description:  iii, 187 p. of braille ; 28 x 30 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0803722907 (pbk.), 9780803722903 (pbk.),
Language:  English

Winner of the 1999 Newbery Honor Book Award

A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother


Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground -- The mouse in the milk -- A one-woman crime wave -- The day of judgment -- The phantom brakeman -- Things with wings -- Centennial summer -- The troop train Related Searches:
Newbery Honor Book
Grandmothers -- Fiction
Depressions -- Fiction -- 1929
Country life -- Fiction -- Illinois
Blind -- Books and reading
Illinois -- Fiction
Braille books
Added--20071004 ynf

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