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Me and Rupert Goody

by Barbara O"Connor

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Frances Foster Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.),
  • North Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Fathers and sons -- Fiction,
    • Stores, Retail -- Fiction,
    • People with mental disabilities -- Fiction,
    • Racially mixed people -- Fiction,
    • Mountain life -- North Carolina -- Fiction,
    • Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Fiction,
    • North Carolina -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Eleven-year-old Jennalee is jealous when a slow-thinking black man arrives in her Smoky Mountains community and claims to be the son of Uncle Beau, the owner of the general store and Jennalee"s only friend.

      Edition Notes

      StatementBarbara O"Connor.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.O217 Me 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination105 p. ;
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL369570M
      ISBN 100374349045
      LC Control Number98030235
      OCLC/WorldCa39516004

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