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Mr. George Baker

Author: Amy Hest; Jon J Muth
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Harry sits on the porch with Mr. George Baker, an African American who is one hundred years old but can still dance and play the drums, waiting for the school bus that will take them both to the class where they are learning to read.
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Genre/Form: Children's picture books
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Hest; Jon J Muth
ISBN: 0763612332 9780763612337 1415553513 9781415553510
OCLC Number: 50292748
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Fall) (1998-2007) (Silver) 2004
Short-listed for Young Hoosier Book Award (Picture Book) 2008
Short-listed for Golden Sower Award (Primary) 2008
Short-listed for Red Clover Award 2006
Short-listed for Volunteer State Book Awards (Grades K-3) 2007
Short-listed for Delaware Diamonds Award (Grades K-2) 2005
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Amy Hest ; illustrated by Jon J. Muth.
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