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Wolf Hollow : a novel

Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.

New York, NY : Dutton Children's Books, [2016]

291 pages ; 22 cm

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With World War II raging overseas, Toby, a shell-shocked WWI veteran, patrols the hills outside of Wolf Hollow, Pennsylvania, and no one knows why. Everyone is scared of him, except for twelve-year-old Annabelle. When new girl Betty Glengarry tries to take Annabelle's money, Toby comes to her rescue and makes the bully leave. Then Betty accuses Toby of a crime he didn't commit, so Annabelle vows to clear Toby's name.

Reading Counts: Level 5.3 / 16.0 Points / 68694.

Lexile: 800L

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ISBN:

9781101994825

LC Call No:

PZ7.1.W63 Wol 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.

Title:

Wolf Hollow : a novel / Lauren Wolk.

Physical:

291 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 3/15/2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Magazine, 7/2016

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Kirkus Review, 2/15/2016

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 3/14/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 4/2016

Summary:

With World War II raging overseas, Toby, a shell-shocked WWI veteran, patrols the hills outside of Wolf Hollow, Pennsylvania, and no one knows why. Everyone is scared of him, except for twelve-year-old Annabelle. When new girl Betty Glengarry tries to take Annabelle's money, Toby comes to her rescue and makes the bully leave. Then Betty accuses Toby of a crime he didn't commit, so Annabelle vows to clear Toby's name.

Target Audience:

800 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 4.9 9.0 182585.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.3 16.0 68694.

Awards Note:

Newbery Honor Book, 2017

Subject:

Conduct of life--Fiction.

Subject:

Homeless persons--Fiction.

Subject:

Veterans--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Pennsylvania--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

Subject:

Bullies--Fiction.

Subject:

Bullying--Fiction.

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