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Boom town

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Publisher:
Orchard Books,
Pub. Date:
1997.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 590L
Description
"Bored by cabin life in the sparse settlement, Amanda figures out how to bake a gooseberry pie in the family's crude wood stove. Soon the prospectors are paying for her pies, and her business success spills over onto other folks, who decide to settle there.... [An] entertaining lesson in history and human nature." - The Horn Book
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ISBN:
9780531300435
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 590L
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Grouping Title boom town
Grouping Author levitin sonia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-03 05:03:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-12 04:52:13AM

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display_description After her family moves to California where her father goes to work in the gold fields, Amanda decides to make her own fortune baking pies and she encourages others to provide the necessary services--from a general store to a school--that enables her town to prosper.
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subject_facet California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Boom town
title_full Boom town / by Sonia Levitin ; illustrated by Cat Bowman Smith
title_short Boom town
topic_facet Frontier and pioneer life, History