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The Resource Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis

Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
Elijah of Buxton
Title
Elijah of Buxton
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2008
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2008
  • Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2008
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007005181.html
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780439023450
Lccn
2007005181
System control number
  • ocm86090238
  • (OCoLC)86090238
Label
Elijah of Buxton, Christopher Paul Curtis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007005181.html
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780439023450
Lccn
2007005181
System control number
  • ocm86090238
  • (OCoLC)86090238

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