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Dial Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
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Fountas & Pinnell:
Gloria Pinkney's atmospheric and loving first book was inspired by her own experiences of traveling from her home in the city to visit relatives on a North Carolina farm. When the young heroine is challenged by her male cousin about her "citified" ways, she wonders if she will ever fit in. The book is lavishly illustrated by the author's husband, award-winning artist Jerry Pinkney.
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Grouped Work ID 538a32f4-0fc4-d49b-bc56-3445dd5fd4f4
Grouping Title back home
Grouping Author pinkney gloria jean
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-06-13 04:37:30AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-22 04:41:15AM

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accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.5
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author Pinkney, Gloria Jean.
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display_description Eight-year-old Ernestine returns to visit relatives on the North Carolina farm where she was born.
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literary_form Fiction
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primary_isbn 9780803711686
publishDate 1992
record_details ils:a76622|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Dial Books for Young Readers,|c1992.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ; 29 cm.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Farm life -- Juvenile fiction, Farm life -- Stories, North Carolina -- Juvenile fiction, North Carolina -- Stories
title_display Back home
title_full Back home / by Gloria Jean Pinkney ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
title_short Back home
topic_facet African Americans, Farm life, Stories