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Lucky beans / by Becky Birtha ; illustrated by Nicole Tadgell.

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  • 54 out of 56 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Troup-Harris Regional Library. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at LaGrange Memorial Library.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780807547823 (hc)
  • ISBN: 0807547824 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Co., 2010.

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.:
During the Great Depression, Marshall, an African American boy, uses lessons learned in arithmetic class and guidance from his mother to figure out how many beans are in a jar in order to win her a new sewing machine in a contest.
Target Audience:
Subject: Contests > Juvenile fiction.
Arithmetic > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Depressions > 1929 > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Depressions > 1929 > Juvenile fiction.
United States > History > 1919-1933 > Juvenile fiction.

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