The mighty Miss Malone [electronic resource] / Christopher Paul Curtis.
|Authors:||Curtis, Christopher Paul.|
|Publisher:||New York : Listening Library, 2012.|
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Juvenile fiction.
Poverty -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Gary (Ind.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Flint (Mich.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
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|Title:||The mighty Miss Malone [electronic resource] / Christopher Paul Curtis.|
|Physical description:||1 sound file (7 hr., 54 min., 31 sec.) : digital.|
|Performer note:||Read by Bahni Turpin.|
|Target audience note:||3-6.|
|Notes:||Summer Reading Program Bonus Books & Materials 2013
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 113657 KB; MP3 file size: 222729 KB).
|Summary note:||"We are a family on a journey to a place called wonderful" is the motto of Deza Malone's family. Deza is the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, singled out by teachers for a special path in life. But the Great Depression hit Gary hard, and there are no jobs for black men. When her beloved father leaves to find work, Deza, Mother, and her older brother Jimmie go in search of him, and end up in a Hooverville outside Flint, Michigan...|
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|Available in other form:||Curtis, Christopher Paul. Mighty Miss Malone. Unabridged.|
|ISBN:||9780307968258 (electronic audio bk.)
0307968251 (electronic audio bk.)
|Url for this record:||http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1373656|