Boom town

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Publisher:
Orchard Books,
Pub. Date:
1997.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
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
9780531330432
Reading Level:
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 2018-11-01 23:10:40PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-16 00:37:03AM

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publishDate 1997
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subject_facet California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life -- California. -- Fiction
title_display Boom town
title_full Boom town / by Sonia Levitin ; illustrated by Cat Bowman Smith
title_short Boom town
topic_facet Fiction, Frontier and pioneer life, History