M. C. Higgins, the great

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When two strangers enter his life, M.C. Higgins learns the answer to saving his home and family from the slag heap of an Ohio strip mine. "All of the characters have vitality and credibility as well as a unique quality that makes them unforgettable . . ".--The Horn Book. Newbery Medal; National Book Award; ALA Notable Children's Book; School Library Journal Best of the Best; New York Times Outstanding Children's Books of the Year.
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068971694
9780590672979
9780689821684
9781416914075
9780027424805
9780786275410
9780788742156
9780689830747
9781449877460
9781453213889
9780329037635
9780020434900
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Grouping Title m c higgins the great
Grouping Author hamilton virginia
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auth_author2 Browne, Roscoe Lee.
author Virginia Hamilton
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display_description As a slag heap, the result of strip mining, creeps closer to his house in the Ohio hills, fifteen-year-old M. C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love.
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subject_facet African Americans, African Americans -- Fiction, African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, African-Americans. -- Fiction, Bildungsromans, Children's audiobooks, Downloadable audio books, Families -- Juvenile fiction, Families -- Ohio -- Juvenile fiction, Family -- Juvenile fiction, Family life -- Fiction, Family life. -- Ohio -- Fiction, Large type books, Mountain life -- Ohio -- Fiction, Mountain life -- Ohio -- Juvenile fiction, National Book Award -- 1975, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal -- 1975, Ohio -- Fiction, Ohio -- Juvenile fiction
title_display M. C. Higgins, the great
title_full M. C. Higgins, the great / by Virginia Hamilton, M.C. Higgins, the Great, M.C. Higgins, the great / Virginia Hamilton, M.C. Higgins, the great / by Virginia Hamilton, M.C. Higgins, the great [electronic resource] / Virginia Hamilton, M.C. Higgins, the great [sound recording] / by Virginia Hamilton
title_short M. C. Higgins, the great
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