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The house of dies drear : Dies Drear Chronicles, Book 1. / Virginia Hamilton.

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  • ISBN: 9781453213766 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Media Teen & Tween, 2011.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: In Virginia Hamilton's Edgar Award-winning novel, teenager Thomas Small and his family must uncover the haunting historical legacy of their Civil War-era house Shortly after moving into an old, spooky home, thirteen-year-old Thomas Small and his family start hearing strange noises. The house has a past, and when Thomas discovers a hidden passageway that may have been part of the Underground Railroad, the family realizes the house has a history as well. To find out all there is to know about the House of Dies Drear, Thomas must explore secret rooms-and the secrets of lives lived centuries before, lives that tell the story of America's troubled early years.
Target Audience Note: MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
670 Lexile.
4.8 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1946 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
African American Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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