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The journey of little Charlie

Call Number

  • J CURT (CEN)


First edition.

Publication Information

New York : Scholastic Press, 2018.

Physical Description

234 pages ; 22 cm


When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have stolen from him; Cap'n Buck tells Little Charlie that his father's debt will be cleared when the fugitives are captured, which seems like a good deal until Little Charlie comes face-to-face with the people he is chasing.

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