The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg
Source:Blue Sky Press, New York, p.224 (2009)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3566 .H474 M67 2009
Keywords:1861-1865--Juvenile fiction, Adventure and adventurers--Fiction, Adventure fiction, Adventure stories, Brothers--Fiction, Brothers--Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honor Books, 2010, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, United States--History--Civil War, United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Fiction
Summary: Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War.
Lexile measure 950; Ages 9-12; Book level 5.6; Historical fiction