The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg

by Rodman Philbrick, and published by The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic, Inc.



This rollicking yarn, presented through the voice of 12-year-old Homer, uses humor and pluck to mitigate the horrors of the Civil War.

Awards Won

Title Year
image of the John Newbery medal John Newbery Medal
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
2010 - Honor(s)