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The Resource The kingdom on the waves, M.T. Anderson

The kingdom on the waves, M.T. Anderson

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The kingdom on the waves
Title
The kingdom on the waves
Statement of responsibility
M.T. Anderson
Title variation
  • Kingdom on the waves
  • Octavian II
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Octavian hears that Lord Dunmore, governor of Virginia, will free all slaves who join his "Ethiopian Regiment," the recent runaway gladly signs up. Upon enlisting, Octavian is reunited with his friend Pro Bono. The two comrades, who once shared a master, are thrilled to meet again, but their joy quickly subsides
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When he and his tutor escape to British-occupied Boston, Octavian learns of Lord Dunmore's proclamation offering freedom to slaves who join the counterrevolutionary forces
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Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Literature and Language Arts: 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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275142
Cataloging source
UKM
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Anderson, M. T
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1060
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.A54395
LC item number
Kin 2008
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1060
Literary form
novels
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  • 9
  • 12
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True
Series statement
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Series volume
vol. II
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  • Liberty
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Liberty
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The kingdom on the waves, M.T. Anderson
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Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
561 p.
Isbn
9780763629502
System control number
(OCoLC)192080654
Label
The kingdom on the waves, M.T. Anderson
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
561 p.
Isbn
9780763629502
System control number
(OCoLC)192080654

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