Whirligig

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Average Rating
Publisher:
H. Holt ,
Pub. Date:
c1998.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
760L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Y
Description
When sixteen-year-old Brent Bishop inadvertently causes the death of a young woman, he is sent on an unusual journey of repentance, building wind toys across the land.In his most ambitious novel to date, Newbery winner Paul Fleischman traces Brent's healing pilgrimage from Washington State to California, Florida, and Maine, and describes the many lives set into new motion by the ingenious creations Brent leaves behind.Paul Fleischman is the master of multivoiced books for younger readers. In Whirligig he has created a novel about hidden connections that is itself a wonder of spinning hearts and grand surprises.
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ISBN:
9780440228356
9780805055825
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4.9, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
760L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Y
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Grouping Title whirligig
Grouping Author fleischman paul
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2017-11-01 04:42:47AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-20 04:43:23AM

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publishDate 1998
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subject_facet Forgiveness -- Juvenile fiction, Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction, Whirligigs -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Whirligig
title_full Whirligig / Paul Fleischman
title_short Whirligig
topic_facet Forgiveness, Voyages and travels, Whirligigs