Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Rabin, Staton.

Title Black Powder / Staton Rabin.

Imprint New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F RABIN    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 245 p. ; 21 cm.
Indexed In: Horn Book
School Library Journal
Voice of Youth Advocates
Wilson's Junior High Catalog
Summary After his best friend is shot and killed, fourteen-year-old Langston borrows his science teacher's time machine and travels from Los Angeles in 2010 to Oxford, England, in 1278 to try to prevent Roger Bacon from publishing his formula for gunpowder.
Audience 4.5 Perma-Bound Books.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR 4.5 6.0 PCMS
Subject Bacon, Roger, 1214?-1294 -- Fiction.
Firearms -- Fiction.
Gunpowder -- Fiction.
Astronomy -- Fiction.
Grief -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Time travel -- Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction.
Oxford (England) -- History -- 1154-1399, Plantagenets -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- 1154-1399, Plantagenets -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Added Title Doctor Miracle
ISBN 0689868766 : $17.82

Available items only