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Author Stewart, Elizabeth Mary.

Title The lynching of Louie Sam : a novel / by Elizabeth Stewart.

Imprint Toronto ; New York, [2012]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HI F Stewart    ---  Available
Description 288 p. ; 21 cm.
Indexed In: School Library Journal, September 2012
Booklist, December 2012
Horn Book, April 2013
Choice, April 2013
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), October 2012
Library Media Connection, March 2013
Resource Links, December 2012
Summary A fictionalized account of the 1884 lynching of fourteen-year-old Louie Sam, a Native American, by a group of men from the Washington Territory, told from the point of view of fifteen-year-old George Gillies and his best friend, whose fathers were part of the lynch mob that traveled into British Columbia to get what they saw as justice for the murder of a white Washington settler.
Audience Young Adult Follett School Solutions.
840 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.2 9.0 167833. 852
Subject Sam, Louie, -1884 -- Fiction.
Stó:l Indians -- Fiction.
Lynching -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
British Columbia -- History -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9781554514397

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