Support AACPL's collections, services, programs and more by setting up a recurring gift. Help make your library better.

The Day the Rebels Came to Town

Book Cover
Average Rating
NoveList Series:
Publisher:
Grass Roots Press
Pub. Date:
2011
Language:
English
Description

This high-interest, low-vocabulary novella is intended for adult basic education (ABE) and English as a Second Language (ESL) readers. The year is 1920, and all of Mexico is at war with itself. Gangs of rebels roam the country, stealing money, food, and horses. Carlos is twenty-eight years old. He works in his father's cafe. One day, a gang rides into Carlo's village. When the gang leaves, they kidnap Carlos. Weeks later, the rebels and Carlos ride into the town of Rosita. Suddenly, Carlos is forced to make a life or death decision. He does so, though in a way that surprises everyone. Is Carlos a brave man or a coward? It is a question that takes him a lifetime to answer. Lexile level: HL590L

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781926583686
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID23a4a349-58a7-07bf-9147-327429cc0364
Grouping Titleday the rebels came to town
Grouping Authorrobert hough
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2022-12-01 04:07:46AM
Last Indexed2022-12-01 05:34:19AM

Solr Fields

accelerated_reader_point_value
0
accelerated_reader_reading_level
0
author
Hough, Robert
author_display
Hough, Robert
available_at_aacpl
Online OverDrive Collection
detailed_location_aacpl
Online OverDrive Collection
display_description

This high-interest, low-vocabulary novella is intended for adult basic education (ABE) and English as a Second Language (ESL) readers. The year is 1920, and all of Mexico is at war with itself. Gangs of rebels roam the country, stealing money, food, and horses. Carlos is twenty-eight years old. He works in his father's cafe. One day, a gang rides into Carlo's village. When the gang leaves, they kidnap Carlos. Weeks later, the rebels and Carlos ride into the town of Rosita. Suddenly, Carlos is forced to make a life or death decision. He does so, though in a way that surprises everyone. Is Carlos a brave man or a coward? It is a question that takes him a lifetime to answer. Lexile level: HL590L

format_aacpl
eBook
format_category_aacpl
eBook
id
23a4a349-58a7-07bf-9147-327429cc0364
isbn
9781926583686
last_indexed
2022-12-01T10:34:19.098Z
lexile_score
-1
literary_form
Fiction
literary_form_full
Fiction
local_callnumber_aacpl
Online OverDrive
owning_library_aacpl
Anne Arundel County Public Library Online
owning_location_aacpl
Online OverDrive Collection
primary_isbn
9781926583686
publishDate
2011
publisher
Grass Roots Press
recordtype
grouped_work
title_display
The Day the Rebels Came to Town
title_full
The Day the Rebels Came to Town
title_short
The Day the Rebels Came to Town
topic_facet
Fiction
Thriller

Solr Details Tables

item_details

Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent URLDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocation
overdrive:8958cebd-6502-4922-8ec6-ecd94954b3181Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook1falsetrueOverDriveAvailable Online

record_details

Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
overdrive:8958cebd-6502-4922-8ec6-ecd94954b318eBookeBookEnglishGrass Roots Press2011

scoping_details_aacpl

Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:8958cebd-6502-4922-8ec6-ecd94954b3181Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue