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Marven of the Great North Woods

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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace,
Pub. Date:
c1997.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
Description
When the great influenza epidemic strikes Duluth, Minnesota, in 1918, Marven's parents know they must send their son far away to keep him safe from the disease. So the ten-year-old boards a train headed for a logging camp, not knowing if he will ever see his family again. In the great north woods, Marven finds a new world of towering trees, endless expanses of snow, and lumberjacks as big as grizzly bears. He feels very alone among the enormous woodsmen--until he meets Jean-Louis, theburliest jack of all, and they become fast friends.
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ISBN:
9780152001049
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.5, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
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Grouping Title marven of the great north woods
Grouping Author lasky kathryn
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-25 04:37:20AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-18 04:45:49AM

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subject_facet Influenza -- Juvenile fiction, Jews -- Minnesota -- Fiction, Loggers -- Juvenile fiction, Lumber camps -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Marven of the Great North Woods
title_full Marven of the Great North Woods / written by Kathryn Lasky ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
title_short Marven of the Great North Woods
topic_facet Influenza, Jews, Loggers, Lumber camps