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Jacob Ladder

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3.7 out of 5
Based on 3 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
A single bowl of soup changes a family forever.

Growing up in a small Jamaican town where his father works the docks and his mother does laundry, "Tall T" both fears and loves his father, Brother John, who leaves his six children in dire poverty by losing his wages each week to bone dice and rum. As if that were not bad enough, Brother John is bewitched by the obeah woman next door and leav... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (8 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606281258
ISBN-13978-0606281256
Publication Date04/2002
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About Gerald Hausman (Author) : Gerald Hausman is a published author, creator, and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Gerald Hausman include The Boy from Nine Miles: The Early Life ... more
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