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M.C. Higgins, the great

Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.

New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, c1999.

232 p. 24 cm.

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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.

Lexile: 560L

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ISBN:

0689830742

LC Call No:

PZ7.H1828 Mac 1999

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 21

Author:

Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.

Title:

M.C. Higgins, the great Virginia Hamilton.

Publisher:

New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, c1999.

Physical:

232 p. 24 cm.

Notes:

"25th anniversary edition"--T.p. verso.

Summary:

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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560 Lexile

Subject:

African Americans--Juvenile fiction

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African Americans--Fiction

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Coming of age--Fiction

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Family life--Ohio--Fiction

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Mountain life--Ohio--Fiction

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