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Belle Prater’s Boy

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Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth White
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    Sep 09, 2008 | 222 Minutes | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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    Apr 12, 2005 | 218 Minutes | Middle Grade (10 and up)

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Praise

"White gives her protagonists the courage to face tragedy and transcend it—and the ability to pass along that gift to the reader." —Publishers Weekly, Starred

"White paints a vivid picture of small-town Appalachia in the 1950s. . . . Characterization is superb."—School Library Journal, Starred

"Ruth White creates a satisfying feeling of community. . . . An admirable, stirring book."—The New York Times Book Review


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Awards

Newbery Honor Books WINNER 1997

Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Excellence in Children’s Literature HONOR 1996

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