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  • ISBN: 9780375897214 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0375897216 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (174 pages)
  • Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, [2010]

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Summary, etc.: Fourteen-year-old Calogero Scalise and his Sicilian uncles and cousin live in small-town Louisiana in 1898, when Jim Crow laws rule and anti-immigration sentiment is strong, so despite his attempts to be polite and to follow American customs, disaster dogs his family at every turn.
Target Audience Note: HL 430 Lexile.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Prejudices > Fiction.
Italian Americans > Fiction.
Uncles > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Country life > Louisiana > Fiction.
Prejudices > Juvenile fiction.
Italian Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Uncles > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Country life > Louisiana > Juvenile fiction.
Louisiana > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Louisiana > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Proofs (Printing)
Electronic books.

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