Calico Girl

Calico Girl

Nolen, Jerdine

Series: Penworthy Picks YA Fiction
Penworthy Prebound Book

A Civil War story of one family's escape from slavery based on true incidents from award-winning author Jerdine Nolen. Kirkus writes, ''..a gentle, lyrical story of a determined black girl’s journey toward freedom during the Civil War.'' (Starred Review)

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Copyright: 2017
Size: 5x8
Pages: 164
Interest Grade: Grades 6+
Classification: Fiction
GRL: -
AR: 5.1
RC: -
Dewey: Fic
Language: English
Penworthy Release: 03-2019
ISBN: 9781643109398
Item #: 41823
Onhand Quantity : 12
Review: Horn, Kirkus

Price: $20.36

Key words: diversity, Civil War, African American, loss, slavery, Lang/Lit, Chapter, Fiction, Review, Simon & Schuster

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