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Two roads

Author: Joseph Bruchac
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2019. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It's 1932, and twelve-year-old Cal Black and his pop have been riding the rails for a year after losing their farm in the Great Depression. Cal likes being a "knight of the road" with Pop, even if they're broke. But then Pop has to go to Washington, D.C.--and Cal can't go with him. So Pop tells Cal something he never knew before: He's a Creek Indian, which means Cal is, too. And Pop has decided to send Cal to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bruchac
ISBN: 9780735228870 0735228876
OCLC Number: 1083465918
Notes: First publsihed in 2018.
Includes afterword and discussion questions.
Target Audience: Ages 10 up.
Description: 318 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Bruchac.

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A boy discovers his Native American heritage in this Depression-era tale of identity and friendship by the author of Code Talker.  Read more...

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