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  • 63 of 75 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 4 of 5 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

Current holds

1 current hold with 75 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Angier Public Library J PBK F App (Text) 33632002712991 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Boone Trail Branch J PBK F App (Text) 33630004984436 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Harnett County Main Library J F App (Text) 33630004626680 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Harnett County Main Library J F App (Text) 33630004630260 Juvenile Fiction In process -
Harnett County Main Library J PBK F App (Text) 33630004630328 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780312535636
  • ISBN: 0312535635
  • ISBN: 9781439594414
  • ISBN: 1439594414
  • ISBN: 9781613834787
  • ISBN: 1613834780
  • Physical Description: 268 pages ; 19 cm
  • Edition: 1st Square Fish edition.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Square Fish, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes author interview and reader's guide.
Summary, etc.:
Kek, an African refugee, is confronted by many strange things at the Minneapolis home of his aunt and cousin, as well as in his fifth grade classroom, and longs for his missing mother, but finds comfort in the company of a cow and her owner.
Target Audience Note:
NP Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 3.5 3 118014.
Accelerated Reader Grades 5-8 3.5 3 SD Quiz 118014 English fiction.
Awards Note:
Golden Kite Award Winner for Fiction, 2007
SLJ Best Book of the Year, 2007
Subject: Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Cows > Juvenile fiction.
Hope > Juvenile fiction.
Minneapolis (Minn.) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Novels in verse.

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