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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library JF Woodson, Jacqueline (Text) 38262100342213 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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Summary, etc.:
Through letters to his little sister, who is living in a different foster home, sixth-grader Lonnie, also known as "Locomotion," keeps a record of their lives while they are apart, describing his own foster family, including his foster brother who returns home after losing a leg in the Iraq War.
Target Audience Note:
860L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.7 3 127432.
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 4.7 3
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Foster home care > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Peace > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.

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