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Sounder (Scholastic Bookfiles Series)
William H. Armstrong
0439297974
June 2003
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Book Review
Sounder is no beauty. But as a coon dog, this loyal mongrel with his cavernous bark is unmatched. When the African American sharecropper who has raised Sounder from a pup is hauled off to jail for stealing a hog, his family must suffer their humiliation and crushing loss with no recourse. To make matters worse, in the fracas, Sounder is shot and disappears. The eventual return of a tattered and emaciated Sounder doesn't change the fact that the sharecropper's oldest son is forced to take on man's work to help support the family. His transition to adulthood is paved by the rocks and taunts hurled at him by convicts and guards as he searches for his father. But along this rough road he ultimately finds salvation as well.

William H. Armstrong's Newbery Award-winning novel quickly became a classic as a moving portrayal of...



Slash
Jeannette Armstrong
0919441297
Oct 1985
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Whispering in Shadows
Jeannette C. Armstrong
0919441998
April 2000
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Dancing with the Cranes
Jeannette Armstrong
1894778170
January 2005
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Neekna and Chemai
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0919441157
September 1999
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