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Elijah of Buxton

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In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.
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9780439023450
9780545281195
9780739364154
9780739364161
9780439023443
9780739367193
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.4, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
980L
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Last Grouping Update2021-05-18 02:27:27AM
Last Indexed2021-05-18 02:56:40AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780739367193

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Freedom -- Fiction
Liberty -- Juvenile fiction
Newbery honor book
North Buxton (Ont.) -- Fiction
North Buxton (Ont.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
North Buxton (Ont.) -- Juvenile fiction
Slavery -- Fiction
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title_displayElijah of Buxton
title_fullElijah of Buxton
Elijah of Buxton / Christopher Paul Curtis
Elijah of Buxton [sound recording] / Christopher Paul Curtis
title_shortElijah of Buxton
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