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ISBN: 0439023459 / ISBN-13: 9780439023450

Elijah of Buxton

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Eleven-year-old Elijah lives in Buxton, Canada, a settlement of runaway slaves near the American border. He's the first child in town to be born free ... Show synopsis

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  • Elijah of Buxton (Scholastic Paperbacks) – Mass-market paperback (2009)
    by Christopher Paul Curtis

    Elijah of Buxton

    Mass-market paperback, Scholastic Paperbacks
    2009
    English
    368 pages

    ISBN: 0439023459
    ISBN-13: 9780439023450

    Eleven-year-old Elijah lives in Buxton, Canada, a settlement of runaway slaves near the American border. He's the first child in town to be born free, and he ought to be famous just for that. Unfortunately, all that most people see is a "fra-gile" boy who's scared of snakes and talks too much. But everything changes when a former slave steals money from Elijah's friend, who has been saving to buy his family out of captivity in the South. Now it's up to Elijah to track down the thief--and his dangerous journey just might ... Show more

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Overall customer rating: 5.000
ckcheatwood

Well Done

by ckcheatwood on Mar 29, 2009

I read this book aloud, a chapter a day, to my eighth grade history students. It kept them interested and me motivated throughout the book. Written from the point of view of young Elijah, the students could at one time identify with Elijah and at others, learn about life along with him. The story ... More

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