Elijah of Buxton

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ISBN:
9780439023450
9780739364161
141040580
9780439023443
9780739364154
9781410405807
9780739367193
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.4, 12 Points
Lexile Score:
1070
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full_title elijah of buxton
author curtis christopher paul
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lastUpdate 2017-05-27 06:13:58AM

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auth_author2 Willis, Mirron E. 1965-
author Christopher Paul Curtis
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display_description 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.
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series2 Thorndike Press large print The literacy bridge
subject_facet Audiobooks, Black Canadian children -- Juvenile fiction, Blacks, Blacks -- Canada -- Fiction, Blacks -- Canada -- Juvenile fiction, Canada, Canada -- History -- 1763-1867 -- Fiction, Canada -- Juvenile fiction, Enfants noirs -- Canada -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse, Esclavage -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse, Fiction, Freedom -- Fiction, Juvenile works, Large type books, Liberty, Liberty -- Juvenile fiction, North Buxton (Ont.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, North Buxton (Ont.) -- Juvenile fiction, Ontario -- North Buxton, Slavery, Slavery -- Fiction, Slavery -- Juvenile fiction, Voleurs -- Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
table_of_contents Snakes and Ma -- Me and Mr. Frederick Douglass -- Fish head chunking -- Kidnappers and slavers! -- Sharing the fish -- Mr. Travis cheats us out of a great lesson -- Mr. Leroy shows how to really make a lesson stick -- The most exciting night of my life so far -- The mesmerist and Sammy -- Meeting the real MaWee! -- Emma Collins and Birdy -- The secret language of being growned -- Mail from America -- Picnic at Lake Erie! -- Keeping Mr. John Holton alive -- The Preacher comes through -- Bad news from a little village in America -- Kidnapped! -- A ball starts rolling-- -- The death of Mr. Leroy -- Terrorfied in America! -- Busting free! -- Riding hard back to Buxton -- The revenge of Mr. Frederick Douglass!
target_audience Children's, Juvenile
target_audience_full Children's, Juvenile
title Elijah of Buxton
title_display Elijah of Buxton
title_full Elijah of Buxton, Elijah of Buxton / Christopher Paul Curtis, Elijah of Buxton [sound recording] / Christopher Paul Curtis
title_short Elijah of Buxton
title_sort elijah of buxton
title_sub
topic African American Fiction, Black Canadian children Juvenile fiction, Blacks, Blacks Canada Fiction, Blacks Canada Juvenile fiction, Canada, Canada History 1763-1867 Fiction, Canada Juvenile fiction, Enfants noirs Canada Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse, Esclavage Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse, Freedom Fiction, Historical Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Large type books, Liberty, Liberty Juvenile fiction, North Buxton (Ont.) History 19th century Fiction, North Buxton (Ont.) Juvenile fiction, Ontario North Buxton, Slavery, Slavery Fiction, Slavery Juvenile fiction, Voleurs Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
topic_facet African American Fiction, Black Canadian children, Blacks, Enfants noirs, Esclavage, Freedom, Historical Fiction, History, Juvenile Fiction, Large type books, Liberty, Slavery, Voleurs