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A long way from Chicago

Author: Richard Peck; Ron McLarty
Publisher: Old Greenwich, Conn. : Listening Library, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother.
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Genre/Form: Children's audiobooks
Fiction
Young adult fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Peck; Ron McLarty
ISBN: 0807281255 9780807281253 0141303522 9780141303529 0807277290 9780807277294 0736650512 9780736650519
OCLC Number: 42654868
Notes: "Complete & unabridged"--Container.
Sequel: A year down yonder.
Credits: Director and producer, Karen Pearlman.
Performer(s): Read by Ron McLarty.
Awards: An unabridged reading of the Newbery Medal Honor Book, 1999.
Target Audience: Recommended for listeners ages 8 and up.
Description: 3 sound cassettes (4 hr., 17 min.) : analog, Dolby processed.
Contents: Prologue --
Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground --
The mouse in the milk --
A one-woman crime wave --
The day of judgment --
The phantom brakeman --
Things with wings --
Centennial summer --
The troop train.
Responsibility: Richard Peck.

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A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother.

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