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The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg / Rodman Philbrick.

Available copies

  • 139 of 187 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 4 of 4 copies available at Harnett County Library System.


  • 3 current holds with 187 total copies.

Current holds

3 current holds with 187 total copies.

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Angier Public Library J F Phi (Text) 33632002317023 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Coats Public Library J F Phi (Text) 33633002067832 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Erwin Public Library J F Phi (Text) 33631001583494 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Harnett County Main Library J F Phi (Text) 33630004331653 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780439668217
  • ISBN: 0439668212
  • ISBN: 9780439668187
  • ISBN: 0439668182
  • ISBN: 9780545235099
  • ISBN: 054523509X
  • ISBN: 9780605235724
  • ISBN: 9781448755103
  • Physical Description: 224 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scholastic, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market"--Page [4] of cover.
Summary, etc.:
Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War.
Target Audience Note:
950L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.6 7 127487.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Newbery Honor Book for 2010.
Subject: Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers > Juvenile fiction.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.

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