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A year down yonder

Author: Richard Peck
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2000.
Series: Newbery Medal winner, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1937, during the Depression, fifteen-year-old Mary Alice, initially apprehensive about leaving Chicago to spend a year with her fearsome, larger-than-life grandmother in rural Illinois, gradually begins to better understand and admire her grandmother's unusual qualities.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peck, Richard, 1934-
Year down yonder.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2000
(OCoLC)606489488
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Peck
ISBN: 0803725183 9780803725188
OCLC Number: 42061114
Notes: Sequel to: A long way from Chicago.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 2001
Description: 130 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Prologue --
Rich Chicago girl --
Vittles and vengeance --
A minute in the morning --
Away in a manger --
Hearts and flour --
A dangerous man --
Gone with the wind --
Ever after.
Series Title: Newbery Medal winner, 2001.
Responsibility: Richard Peck.
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In 1937, during the Depression, fifteen-year-old Mary Alice, initially apprehensive about leaving Chicago to spend a year with her fearsome, larger-than-life grandmother in rural Illinois, gradually begins to better understand and admire her grandmother's unusual qualities.

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