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  • 195 of 227 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 8 of 8 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

Current holds

2 current holds with 227 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson Creek School Media Center J F Hol (Text) 30492444 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Angier Public Library J F Hol (Text) 33632002374933 Annex Available -
Angier Public Library J PBK F Hol (Text) 33632002652734 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Boone Trail Branch J PBK F Hol (Text) 33630004631060 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Dunn Public Library J F Hol (Text) 33436001654984 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Erwin Public Library J PBK F Hol (Text) 33630004631003 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Harnett County Main Library J F Hol (Text) 33630003879009 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Harnett County Main Library J F Hol (Text) 33630004168840 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780375836886
  • ISBN: 0375836888
  • ISBN: 9780375836909
  • ISBN: 037583690X
  • ISBN: 9780375936883
  • ISBN: 0375936882
  • ISBN: 9780329839017
  • ISBN: 0329839012
  • ISBN: 9780606238779
  • ISBN: 0606238778
  • ISBN: 9780329944926
  • ISBN: 0329944924
  • ISBN: 9781484499870
  • ISBN: 1484499875
  • Physical Description: 191 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2010

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher and pagination may vary.
Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants who inspired the characters in her novel.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.
Target Audience Note:
610L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 3.7
Reading Counts! 3.4
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.7 4 137063.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.7 4.0 137063.
Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.4 8.0 49701.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor, 2011
Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth, 2010.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Subject: Cousins > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Florida > Juvenile fiction.
Depressions > 1929 > Juvenile fiction.
Key West (Fla.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Historical fiction.

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