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The Resource The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts, Richard Peck

The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts, Richard Peck

Label
The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts
Title
The teacher's funeral
Title remainder
a comedy in three parts
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In rural Indiana in 1904, fifteen-year-old Russell's dream of quitting school and joining a wheat threshing crew is disrupted when his older sister takes over the teaching at his one-room schoolhouse after mean, old Myrt Arbuckle "hauls off and dies."
Awards note
Christopher Award, 2005
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-2018
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Peck, Richard
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Teachers
  • Indiana
  • Country life
  • Education
  • Teachers
  • Country life
  • Indiana
  • Humorous stories
  • Country life
  • Education
  • Teachers
  • Indiana
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts, Richard Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kissing summer good-bye: August -- Best boys in the world -- Me and Lloyd and Charlie Parr -- Flowers for Miss Myrt -- Mess of bad puppies -- First such mishap of the twentieth century -- Droning of locusts, a mourning of doves -- Jailhouse of school: Called to the trough of knowledge -- One lucky boy -- Stony Lonesome -- Trouble on the way -- Another old gal in the ditch -- Only really perfect thing in the world -- Fall of the year: One serious suitor -- Fatal Friday -- Two miracles and a mercy -- Grown and flown
Control code
ocm54857970
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781435285040
Lccn
2004004361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The teacher's funeral : a comedy in three parts, Richard Peck
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kissing summer good-bye: August -- Best boys in the world -- Me and Lloyd and Charlie Parr -- Flowers for Miss Myrt -- Mess of bad puppies -- First such mishap of the twentieth century -- Droning of locusts, a mourning of doves -- Jailhouse of school: Called to the trough of knowledge -- One lucky boy -- Stony Lonesome -- Trouble on the way -- Another old gal in the ditch -- Only really perfect thing in the world -- Fall of the year: One serious suitor -- Fatal Friday -- Two miracles and a mercy -- Grown and flown
Control code
ocm54857970
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
190 pages
Isbn
9781435285040
Lccn
2004004361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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