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Soldier Boy

Soldier Boy

When teenage Johnny the Kid McBane refuses to lose a fixed fight, he flees Chicago and winds up in an army recruiter's office, answering some tough questions. Harder still, he discovers, are the questions he raises for himself once he's a private in the cavalry, learning about ho... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780152012199
Published 10 May 1997 by Houghton Mifflin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Burks, Brian
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780152012199
ISBN-10 0152012192
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Imprint Houghton Mifflin
Publication Date 10 May 1997
International Publication Date 9 May 1997
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Burks, Brian
Category Picture Books / Young Children's books
Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
Body & Health
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 107mm
Height: 174mm
Spine: 11mm
Weight 91g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Frontier and pioneer life, Custer, George A
NBS Text Pre-school & Early Learning
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

This gripping historical novel set during the final years of the Indian Wars explores army life in the American West as it details one boy's struggle to become a man.

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Author's Bio

Brian Burks' published works include Runs With Horses, Soldier Boy, and Wrango, which was awarded the Western Writers of America Spur Award for Best Western Juvenile Fiction.

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