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Author: William H Armstrong; Jim Russell
Publisher: [London] : Puffin, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Armstrong; Jim Russell
ISBN: 9780141359779 0141359773
OCLC Number: 913793736
Notes: "A Puffin book."
Originally published: New York: Harper & Row, 1969.
Awards: Newbery Award, 1970
Description: xi, 116 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: William H. Armstrong ; illustrated by Jim Russell.


When Sounder chases after the Sheriff's deputies he is shot and he crawls away, seemingly to die. For weeks the boy thinks that he has lost both his father and his dog, but then Sounder comes back,  Read more...


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