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The Resource The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, by Rodman Philbrick

The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, by Rodman Philbrick

Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg
Title
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg
Statement of responsibility
by Rodman Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Lupine Award (Maine) for Juvenile/Young Adult, 2009.
  • Mitten Award (Michigan), 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302059
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, W. R.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
950L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Orphans
  • Brothers
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, by Rodman Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
726149
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780439668187
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008016925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439668187
  • (OCoLC)231584599
Label
The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg, by Rodman Philbrick
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
726149
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780439668187
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008016925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439668187
  • (OCoLC)231584599