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The seventh most important thing

Author: Shelley Pearsall
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1963, thirteen-year-old Arthur is sentenced to community service helping the neighborhood Junk Man after he throws a brick at the old man's head in a moment of rage, but the junk he collects might be more important than he suspects. Inspired by the work of American folk artist James Hampton"--
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Genre/Form: Teen fiction
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: James Hampton; James Hampton; James Hampton; James Hampton
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Pearsall
ISBN: 9780553497281 0553497286 9780553497298 0553497294 9780553497311 0553497316
OCLC Number: 900722772
Notes: "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap.
Awards: 2018 Caudill Award Nominee
Description: 278 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Shelley Pearsall.

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"In 1963, thirteen-year-old Arthur is sentenced to community service helping the neighborhood Junk Man after he throws a brick at the old man's head in a moment of rage, but the junk he collects might be more important than he suspects. Inspired by the work of American folk artist James Hampton"--

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