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The Resource M.C. Higgins, the Great, Virginia Hamilton

M.C. Higgins, the Great, Virginia Hamilton

Label
M.C. Higgins, the Great
Title
M.C. Higgins, the Great
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, crep 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
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1974.
  • National Book Award for Children's Books, 1975.
  • Newbery Medal, 1975.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078510
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 008-012
  • 630
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African Americans
  • Coming of age
  • Family
  • Mountain life
  • Ohio
  • African Americans
  • Coming of age
  • Family life
  • Mountain life
  • Ohio
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
M.C. Higgins, the Great, Virginia Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781416914075
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-34378
  • (OCoLC)67615966
Label
M.C. Higgins, the Great, Virginia Hamilton
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781416914075
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-34378
  • (OCoLC)67615966

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