The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts / Richard Peck.
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Summary:In rural Indiana in 1904, fifteen-year-old Russell's dreams of quitting school and joining a wheat threshing crew are disrupted when his older sister takes over the teaching at his one-room schoolhouse after mean, old Myrt Arbuckle "hauls off and dies."
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||J FIC PECK (Text)||33892100605378||Children's Fiction||Book||None||04/19/2019||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0142405078
- ISBN: 9780142405079
- Physical Description: 190, 15 pages ; 20 cm
- Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2006.
- Copyright: ©2004
Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) 2019-20, grades 6-8.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Kissing summer good-bye: August -- Best boys in the world -- Me and Lloyd and Charlie Parr -- Flowers for Miss Myrt -- Mess of bad puppies -- First such mishap of the twentieth century -- Droning of locusts, a mourning of doves -- Jailhouse of school: Called to the trough of knowledge -- One lucky boy -- Stony Lonesome -- Trouble on the way -- Another old gal in the ditch -- Only really perfect thing in the world -- Fall of the year: One serious suitor -- Fatal Friday -- Two miracles and a mercy -- Grown and flown.
In rural Indiana in 1904, fifteen-year-old Russell's dreams of quitting school and joining a wheat threshing crew are disrupted when his older sister takes over the teaching at his one-room schoolhouse after mean, old Myrt Arbuckle "hauls off and dies."
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|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader Middle Grades 4.7 6.0
Oregon Battle of the Books 2019-20, Grades 6-8.
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