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Away west / by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James.

McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017 (Author). James, Gordon C., (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Series Information

Scraps of time ; 02
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF MCK (Text) 34207001168484 Juv Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV FICTION MCKI (Text) 39391006920514 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown J GREEN MCKISS (Text) 76331000101446 Children's Chapter Books Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile J MCKI (Text) 39231031232222 On the Bus Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J MCKI (Text) 39231031162635 Children's Fiction Collection Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 3-4 MCKISSACK (Text) 30403001486398 Childrens - Fiction Available -
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville J F MCK (Text) 71462000003637 Juv Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0670060127 
  • Physical Description: 121 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, [2006]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
In 1879, thirteen-year-old Everett Turner leaves a life of struggle on his family's farm and runs away to St. Louis, where he works in a livery stable before heading to the all-Black town of Nicodemus, Kansas.
Target Audience Note:
Interest level ages 8-12.
510 Lexile.
510L Lexile
Decoding demand: 86 (very high) Semantic demand: 98 (very high) Syntactic demand: 74 (high) Structure demand: 87 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.4 1.0 105849.
Subject: Runaways > Fiction.
Brothers > Fiction.
Horses > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
West (U.S.) > History > 1860-1890 > Fiction.

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