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The Teacher's Funeral

by Richard Peck

Paperback, 15 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $6.99 |


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Set in a rural farm town in 1904, Russell is hopeful that they will close the school down now that their teacher has died, but when a replacement is named and it is Russell's sister, the two know that they are going to have quite an eventful year together as Russell tries to sabotage her plans at every turn. An ALA Notable Book & Best Book for Young Adults. Reprint.