The night I freed John Brown (Book, 2008) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The night I freed John Brown

Author: John Michael Cummings
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, twelve-year-old Josh uncovers family secrets involving his overly strict father, whose anger threatens to tear the family apart.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Michael Cummings
ISBN: 9780399250545 0399250549
OCLC Number: 156891908
Description: 251 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John Michael Cummings.

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In Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, twelve-year-old Josh uncovers family secrets involving his overly strict father, whose anger threatens to tear the family apart.
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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-10) Good Permalink

     Josh and his family live in Harpers Ferry, Virginia, a historical town where tourism very much affects the way people live. Living in Harpers Ferry is like being part of an exhibit, as your life is on display and your privacy invaded by rude tourists. This is the cause of...
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Excellent coming-of-age novel

by SLRobbins (WorldCat user published 2009-01-03) Excellent Permalink

I love this book!  I traveled to Harpers Ferry once, and I saw the town from a tourist's point of view. I couldn't believe how this...
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