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Johnny Tremain (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (Yearling Newbery)

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4 out of 5
Based on 15,696 Ratings and 1,593 Reviews

Book Description
This story of a tragically injured young silversmith who ends up hip-deep in the American Revolution is inspiring, exciting, and sad. Winner of the prestigious Newbery Award in 1944, Esther Forbes's story has lasted these 50-plus years by including adventure, loss, courage, and history in a wonderfully written, very dramatic package. It's probably not great for little guys but mature 11-year-olds ... More
Book Information
PublisherTurtleback Books
BindingSchool & Library Binding (60 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages322
Publication Date08/01/1987
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About Esther Forbes (Author) : Esther Forbes is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Esther Forbes include Johnny Tremain: A Story of Boston in Revolt, Johnny Tremain, Johnn... more
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About Lynd Ward (Illustrator) : Lynd Ward is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Lynd Ward include The Biggest Bear (Unabridged), Little Red Lighthouse an... more
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7/11/2008 Stephenie Hovland said: A classic, Johnny Tremain is a character study set in the time just before the American Revolution.
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