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Author Peck, Richard, 1934-2018.

Title A year down yonder / Richard Peck
Published New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2000


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Description 130 pages ; 22 cm
Series Newbery Medal winner, 2001
Newbery Medal winner ; 2001
Contents Prologue -- Rich Chicago girl -- Vittles and vengeance -- A minute in the morning -- Away in a manger -- Hearts and flour -- A dangerous man -- Gone with the wind -- Ever after
Summary During the recession of 1937, fifteen-year-old Mary Alice is sent to live with her feisty, larger-than-life grandmother in rural Illinois and comes to a better understanding of this fearsome woman
Notes Sequel to: A long way from Chicago
Audience Middle School
Notes 610 Lexile
Accelerated Reader 4.5
Reading Counts! 4.9
Winner of Newbery Medal, 2001
Subject Depressions -- 1929 -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Grandmothers -- Fiction.
Country life -- United States -- Fiction.
Country life -- Juvenile fiction.
Literary prizes -- United States.
Country life -- Illinois -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction.
Grandmothers -- Fiction.
Country life -- Illinois -- Fiction.
Illinois -- Juvenile fiction.
Illinois -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Juvenile works.
LC no. 99043159
ISBN 0803725183
Other Titles A long way from Chicago