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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF CUR (Text) 34207001288589 Juv Fiction Available -
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J FIC CUR (Text) 36880003826842 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jF CUR (Text) 37521530016965 AMPL Juvenile Fiction Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews JF CUR (Text) 73351000034155 Juvenile Fiction-Chapter Books Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler JF CUR (Text) 34044000663870 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV FIC CUR (Text) 36803000683701 FICTION-J Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J FIC CUR (Text) 38144000198384 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J FIC CUR (Text) 38209000600984 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Butler PL - Butler J FIC CURTIS (Text) 73174003029814 Childrens: Fiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J CUR (Text) 76893000241847 Juvenile Fiction 3-5 Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780439936477
  • ISBN: 0439936470
  • ISBN: 9780439023443
  • ISBN: 0439023440
  • ISBN: 0439023459
  • ISBN: 9780439023450
  • Physical Description: 341 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, [2007]

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Summary, etc.:
In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.
Target Audience Note:
980 Lexile.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 2008.
Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2008.
Subject: Freedom > Fiction.
Slavery > Fiction.
Blacks > Canada > Fiction.
North Buxton (Ont.) > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Canada > History > 1763-1867 > Fiction.
Liberty > Juvenile fiction.
Slavery > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Canada > Juvenile fiction.
North Buxton (Ont.) > Juvenile fiction.
Canada > Juvenile fiction.

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