Two roads
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New York, NY : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2018.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
320 pages ; 22 cm
Status:
Essex Children's Fiction
J BRUCHAC
Description
It's 1932, and twelve-year-old Cal Black and his Pop have been riding the rails for years after losing their farm in the Great Depression. Cal likes being a "knight of the road" with Pop, even if they're broke. But then Pop has to go to Washington, DC-some of his fellow veterans are marching for their government checks, and Pop wants to make sure he gets his due--and Cal can't go with him. So Pop tells Cal something he never knew before- Pop is actually a Creek Indian, which means Cal is too. And Pop has decided to send Cal to a government boarding school for Native Americans in Oklahoma called the Challagi School. At school, the other Creek boys quickly take Cal under their wings. Even in the harsh, miserable conditions of the Bureau of Indian Affairs boarding school, he begins to learn about his people's history and heritage. He learns their language and customs. And most of all, he learns how to find strength in a group of friends who have nothing beyond each other.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780735228863, 0735228868
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.9, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
740

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In 1932, twelve-year-old Cal must stop being a hobo with his father and go to a Bureau of Indian Affairs boarding school, where he begins learning about his history and heritage as a Creek Indian.
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1810
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, J. (2018). Two roads. New York, NY: Dial Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-. 2018. Two Roads. New York, NY: Dial Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-, Two Roads. New York, NY: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bruchac, Joseph. Two Roads. New York, NY: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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