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Alligator Bayou

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3.1 out of 5
Based on 190 Ratings and 86 Reviews

Book Description
An unforgettable novel, based on a true story, about racism against Italian Americans in the South in 1899.

Fourteen-year-old Calogero, his uncles, and his cousins are six Sicilians living in the small town of Tallulah, Louisiana, miles from any of their countrymen. They grow vegetables and sell them at their stand and in their grocery store.

Some people welcome the immigrants; mo... More
Book Information
PublisherWendy Lamb Books
BindingPaperback (8 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages288
ISBN-100553494171
ISBN-13978-0553494174
Publication Date05/11/2010
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About Donna Jo Napoli (Author) : Donna Jo Napoli is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Donna Jo Napoli include Daughter of Venice, Hush: An Irish Princess' Tale, Fire in the... more
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