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The World in Grandfather's Hands

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Book Description
Eleven-year-old Jimmy is angry and homesick when he and his mother move from the pueblo to Grandfather Whitefeather's house in the city. Grandfather is a wise and patient guide, but Jimmy hates the city anyway. He doesn't understand -- or really want to know -- why they have to be here. But Mother has a reason for showing Jimmy the world outside the pueblo. This sensitive, insightful novel contras... More
Book Information
PublisherClarion Books
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages135
Publication Date09/18/1995
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About Craig Strete (Author) : Craig Strete is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Craig Strete include The Rattlesnake Who Went to School, They thought they saw him, The Lost Boy and the Monste... more
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