Johnny Tremain: a novel for old & young

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Johnny Tremain, winner of the 1944 Newbery Medal, is one of the finest historical novels ever written for children. As compelling today as it was seventy years ago, to read this riveting novel is to live through the defining events leading up to the American Revolutionary War. Fourteen-year-old Johnny Tremain, an apprentice silversmith with a bright future ahead of him, injures his hand in a tragic accident, forcing him to look for other work. In his new job as a horse-boy, riding for the patriotic newspaper, The Boston Observer, and as a messenger for the Sons of Liberty, he encounters John Hancock, Samuel Adams, and Dr. Joseph Warren. Soon Johnny is involved in the pivotal events shaping the American Revolution from the Boston Tea Party to the first shots fired at Lexington. Powerful illustrations by American artist Michael McCurdy bring to life Esther Forbes's quintessential novel of the American Revolution.

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ISBN:
9780440942504
9780395067666
9781433210419
9780547614328
9780395618769
9780440442509
9780440220244
9780395900116
143321041
9781557360236
9781481557566
9780547528380
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.9, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
840L
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Grouping Title johnny tremain
Grouping Author forbes esther
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auth_author2 Conlin, Grace., McCurdy, Michael., Ward, Lynd,, Ward, Lynd, 1905-1985,
author Esther Forbes
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subject_facet Apprentices -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783, Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile fiction, Boston (Mass.) -- History. -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Large type books, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal -- 1944, United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Fiction, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile fiction, United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783. -- Fiction
title_display Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young
title_full Johnny Tremain, Johnny Tremain / Esther Forbes ; illustrated by Michael McCurdy, Johnny Tremain / written by Esther Forbes ; illustrated by Lynd Ward ; [with a new introduction by Gary D. Schmidt], Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young / written by Esther Forbes ; illustrated by Lynd Ward, Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young / written by Esther Forbes ; with illustrations by Lynd Ward, Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young / written by Esther Forbes ;illustrations by Lynd Ward, Johnny Tremain [sound recording] : a story of Boston in revolt / Esther Forbes
title_short Johnny Tremain :
title_sub a novel for old & young
topic_facet Apprentices, Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Juvenile Fiction, Large type books, Newbery Medal, Young Adult Fiction