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The Resource The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, Rodman Philbrick

The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, Rodman Philbrick

Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg
Title
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg
Statement of responsibility
Rodman Philbrick
Title variation
Homer P. Figg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Lupine Award (Maine) for Juvenile/Young Adult, 2009.
  • Mitten Award (Michigan), 2010.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2010.
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302059
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, W. R.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
950
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.P52112
LC item number
Mo 2009
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure stories
  • Orphans
  • Brothers
  • Brothers
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Orphans
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, Rodman Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780439668187
Lccn
2008016925
System control number
(OCoLC)231584599
Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, Rodman Philbrick
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780439668187
Lccn
2008016925
System control number
(OCoLC)231584599

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