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Home of the brave / Katherine Applegate.

By: Applegate, Katherine.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, [2007]Copyright date: ©2007Edition: First edition.Description: 249 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780312367657; 0312367651; 9780312535636; 0312535635.Subject(s): Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction | Immigrants -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Schools -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Hope -- Juvenile fiction | Cows -- Juvenile fiction | Minneapolis (Minn.) -- Juvenile fiction | Immigrants -- Fiction | African Americans -- Fiction | Schools -- Fiction | Cows -- Fiction | Hope -- Fiction | Minneapolis (Minn.) -- Fiction | African Americans | Cows | Friendship | Hope | Immigrants | Schools | Teenage boys | Minnesota -- Minneapolis | Immigrants -- Fiction | Schools -- Fiction | Cows -- FictionGenre/Form: Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Novels in verse. | Young adult works. | Young adult fiction. | Young adult fiction.Online resources: Sample text | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | View cover image provided by Mackin Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.Summary: Kek, an African refugee, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner.
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Standard Kirkland Campus
Children's FIC APPL Available 30579003909477
Total holds: 0

Kek, an African refugee, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner.

Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.

Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.5 3.0 118014.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 4.3 8 Quiz: 42088 Guided reading level: W.