Elijah of Buxton

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ALSC announces 2008 Notable Children's Books
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Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 19:00
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Elijah of Buxton
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Written by Christopher Paul Curtis. Published by Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic.
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Elijah, the first free-born child in Buxton, a Canadian community of escaped slaves in 1860, transforms from a “fra-gile” 11-year-old boy into a courageous hero. A 2008 Newbery Honor Book and the 2008 Coretta Scott King Author Award Book.

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Elijah of Buxton
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9780439023443
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Book
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Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 09:58
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 - 11:37
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218
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