Bound To Stay Bound

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 M.C. Higgins, the great
 Author: Hamilton, Virginia

 Publisher:  Simon & Schuster (1999)

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 232 p.,  24 cm.

 BTSB No: 416160 ISBN: 9780689830747
 Ages: 12-16 Grades: 7-11

 Subjects:
 African Americans -- Fiction
 Family life -- Ohio -- Fiction
 Ohio -- Fiction

Price: $22.86

Summary:
As a slag heap creeps closer to his home in the Ohio Hills, fifteen-year-old M.C. is torn between trying to get his family away and fighting for the home they love.

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 4.40
   Points: 10.0   Quiz: 125
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 6-8
   Reading Level: 6.20
   Points: 16.0   Quiz: 07182

Awards:
 Newbery Medal, 1975
Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction Award, 1974

Common Core Standards 
   CC Maps Recommended Works Gde K-5
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Craft & Structure
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Range of Reading & Level of Text Complexity
   Grade 6 → Reading → CCR College & Career Readiness Anchor Standards fo
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Integration of Knowledge & Ideas
   Grade 7 → Reading → RL Literature → 7.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 7 → Reading → RL Literature → 7.RL Range of Reading & LEvel of Text Complexity
   Grade 8 → Reading → RL Literature → 8.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 7 → Reading → CCR College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading

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   School Library Journal (+)
   Booklist
 The Hornbook

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