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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, 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
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
630
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H1828
LC item number
Mac 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Coming of age
  • Family life
  • Mountain life
  • Ohio
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"25th anniversary edition"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780689830747
Lccn
99014288
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689830747
  • (OCoLC)40890942
Label
M.C. Higgins, the great, Virginia Hamilton
Publication
Note
"25th anniversary edition"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9780689830747
Lccn
99014288
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689830747
  • (OCoLC)40890942

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