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Arrow in the sky / Rebecca Martin ; artwork by Laura Yoder.

Martin, Rebecca, author. (Author). Yoder, Laura, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
LaGrange County Public Library - Bookmobile YA MAR (Text) 30477100937147 Young Adult: New Checked out 12/20/2016
LaGrange County Public Library - Bookmobile YA MAR (Text) 30477100937154 Young Adult: Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780990665564
  • Physical Description: 165 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Medina, New York : Ridgeway Publishing, [2014].

Content descriptions

General Note: Illustrator statement from title page verso.
Summary, etc.: "No jobs-no money-no food. This became a little refrain that you heard practically every day in the early 1930's. Operating a rice farm in Arkansas, the Yoder family had plenty of food. But money was another matter. The plans to buy homes for Abner and Noah had to wait. Through it all, God worked miracles of love and sharing. Wandering the roads in search of work, families came along needing food and a warm place to stay. Like thousands of other[s] during the Great Depression, the Yoder family shared the little they had with the destitute. Joshua learns that life is like an arrow shot into the sky. Though we do not know where the arrow will go, God is in control and He can always be trusted" -- Page [4] of cover.
Subject: Depressions > 1929 > Juvenile fiction.
Country life > Arkansas > Juvenile fiction.
Amish > Arkansas > Juvenile fiction.

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