Johnny Tremain

Author: Esther Hoskins Forbes
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547528388
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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 fifty 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' quintessential novel of the American Revolution.

Johnny Tremain

Author: Esther Forbes
Publisher: Emc Pub
ISBN: 9780821924082
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After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution.

Johnny Tremain

Author: Esther Forbes
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 0440942500
Size: 63.79 MB
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A young apprentice silversmith growing up in Boston during the Revolutionary War becomes involved with such patriots as Hancock, Otis, and Samuel Adams.

Johnny Tremain Enhanced Ebook

Author: Carmela M. Krueser
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 1429108630
Size: 69.86 MB
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Exploring Literature is a complete teaching unit designed to give you everything needed to help students understand and appreciate fine literature. This exciting approach includes classroom-tested activities sure to save you hours of valuable preparation time.

Johnny Tremain

Author: Lola H. Jennings
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing
ISBN: 9780871291813
Size: 45.25 MB
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Johnny Tremain

Author: Esther Forbes
Publisher: Spark Notes
ISBN: 9781586635237
Size: 69.51 MB
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A New York Times Bestseller An Oprah's Book Club Selection A Nobel Prize-winning AuthorIn the sixty years since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has become one of the great modern classics. In it, Pearl Buck portrays a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings. This moving story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan illuminates the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during this century.

Johnny Tremain 75th Anniversary Edition

Author: Esther Hoskins Forbes
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0358001072
Size: 11.44 MB
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This striking 75th Anniversary edition of this Newbery Medal-winning historical fiction classic is updated with new jacket art and an illustrated foreword from author-illustrator Nathan Hale. Johnny Tremain is one of the finest historical novels ever written for children. 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, injures his hand in an accident, forcing him to look for other work. In his new job as a horse boy, he encounters John Hancock, Samuel Adams, and Dr. Joseph Warren. Soon Johnny is involved in pivotal events from the Boston Tea Party to the shots fired at Lexington. For this anniversary edition, Nathan Hale brings his distinct graphic-novel storytelling to a new foreword.

Johnny Tremain And The American Revolution

Author: Corona Brezina
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 9780823945047
Size: 77.99 MB
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Traces the process and influences behind the writing of Esther Forbes' novel, Johnny Tremain, for which she won a Newbery Award in 1943--just a year after winning the Pulitzer Prize for her first novel.