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Otherwise known as Possum

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Possum Porter has had it with change. First Mama and baby died, leaving a hole nothing can fill. And now, instead of trying to return to some kind of normal, Daddy's sending Possum to school. A real school, where you have to wear SHOES. Where some Yankee teacher will try to erase all the useful things Mama taught Possum during their lessons at home. So Possum comes up with a plan. If she can prove that she already knows everything worth knowing, Daddy will let her quit school and stay where she belongs. She won't have to deal with snooty classmates, or worry about tarnishing Mama's memory. But unfortunately, Possum doesn't shoot to the top of the class like she expected. Even worse, the unmarried Yankee teacher seems to have her eyes on someone . . . Possum's Daddy. With time running out, Possum decides to do something drastic to get away from school-and get Daddy out of Ms. Arthington's clutches-or risk losing everything that's keeping her broken heart glued together.
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9780545927956
9781338119503
9781509427284
9781338252675
9780545931946
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.5, 8 Points
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Grouping Title otherwise known as possum
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Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-14 23:40:16PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-15 00:10:42AM

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subject_facet Appalachian Region -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Appalachian Region -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction, Grief -- Fiction, Grief -- Juvenile fiction, Motherless families -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Otherwise known as Possum
title_full Otherwise Known as Possum, Otherwise known as Possum / Maria D. Laso, Otherwise known as Possum [electronic resource] / Maria D. Laso, Otherwise known as possum / Maria D. Laso
title_short Otherwise known as Possum
title_sub
topic_facet Fathers and daughters, Grief, Historical Fiction, History, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Motherless families, Schools