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Author Newton, Robert, 1965-

Title Runner / Robert Newton.

Imprint New York : Knopf, c2007.

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Edition 1st American ed.
Description 209 p. ; 22 cm.
Indexed In: School Library Journal, April 2007
Pub Weekly, May 2007
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), April 2007
Kirkus Review, April 2007
Summary In Richmond, Australia, in 1919, fifteen-year-old Charlie Feehan becomes an errand boy for a notorious mobster, hoping that his ability to run will help him, his widowed mother, and his baby brother to escape poverty.
Audience 5.5
5-8 Follett Library Resources
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG RL 4.5 7.0 113959 852
Subject Running -- Fiction.
Poverty -- Fiction.
Mother-son relationship -- Fiction.
Organized crime -- Fiction.
Richmond (Vic.) -- Fiction.
Australia -- History -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 0375937447

 
    
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