Cover of: Elijah of Buxton | Christopher Paul Curtis

Elijah of Buxton

Published by Scholastic Canada in Toronto .
Written in English.

About the Edition

In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.

Edition Notes

Newbery Honor Book, 2008.

Genre
Fiction

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.C94137 El 2007b

The Physical Object

Pagination
341 p. ;
Number of pages
341

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24072725M
ISBN 10
0439936470
ISBN 13
9780439936477
LC Control Number
2008426872

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History

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April 1, 2016 Edited by Leeanne Needham Edited without comment.
April 1, 2016 Edited by Leeanne Needham Added new cover
March 6, 2010 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.