The house of Dies Drear

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Collier Books,
Pub. Date:
1984, c1968.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 9
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The house held secrets, Thomas knew, even before he first saw it looming gray and massive on its ledge of rock. It had a century-oldlegend--two fugitive slaves had been killed by bounty hunters after leaving its passageways, and Dies Drear himself, the abolitionist who had made the house into a station on the Underground Railroad, had been murdered there. The ghosts of the three were said to walk its rooms...
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Grouped Work ID b9392cd3-13bf-4cb6-2ec8-1ed16fbd25e7
Grouping Title house of dies drear
Grouping Author hamilton virginia
Grouping Category book
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author Hamilton, Virginia.
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display_description A black family tries to unravel the secrets of their new home which was once a stop on the Underground Railroad.
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primary_isbn 9780027425000
publishDate 1984
record_details ils:a46500|Book|Books||English|Collier Books,|1984, c1968.|279 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, American, Mystery and detective stories -- Fiction, Underground railroad -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The house of Dies Drear
title_full The house of Dies Drear / Virginia Hamilton
title_short The house of Dies Drear
topic_facet African Americans, Children's stories, American, Mystery and detective stories, Underground railroad