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A summer of Kings

Author: Han Nolan
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Over the course of the summer of 1963, fourteen-year-old Esther Young discovers the passion within her when eighteen-year-old King-Roy Johnson, accused of murdering a white man in Alabama, comes to live with her family.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Han Nolan
ISBN: 0152051082 9780152051082 1415673403 9781415673409 0547577303 9780547577302
OCLC Number: 61228544
Awards: Short-listed for Golden Sower Award (Young Adult) 2009
Short-listed for Isinglass Teen Read Award 2007
Target Audience: 12 and up.
Description: 334 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Han Nolan.
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