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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J ALM (Text) 76893000236817 Juvenile Fiction 6-8 Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y F ALM I (Text) 34330511949845 Juvenile - Intermediate Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon TEEN FIC ALM (Text) 36825000628899 Teen Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello JF ALM (Text) 37743001515941 Children Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0440420121
  • ISBN: 0385731701 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0385902077 (Gibraltar lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 218 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2005, 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Parts of this novel appeared, in an earlier form, in the magazines Panurge and Stand and in A Kind of Heaven ..." --T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
In 1962 England, despite observing his father's illness and the suffering of the fire-eating Mr. McNulty, as well as enduring abuse at school and the stress of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Bobby Burns and his family and friends still find reasons to rejoice in their lives and to have hope for the future.
Target Audience Note:
520 Lexile.
Subject: Conduct of life > Fiction.
Hope > Fiction.
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > 20th century > Fiction.

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