Sounder

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This powerful Newbery-winning classic tells the story of the great coon dog Sounder and his family.

An African American boy and his family rarely have enough to eat. Each night, the boy's father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food. The man grows more desperate by the day.

When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing. But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind. The ever-loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down.

This classic novel shows the courage, love, and faith that bind a family together despite the racism and inhumanity they face in the nineteenth-century deep South.

Readers who enjoy timeless dog stories such as Old Yeller and Where the Red Fern Grows will find much to love in Sounder, even as they read through tears at times.

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9780060201432
9781605149745
9780060201449
9780064400206
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.3, 3 Points
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Grouping Titlesounder
Grouping Authorarmstrong william howard
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2019-03-13 04:50:30AM
Last Indexed2019-12-09 04:47:59AM

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subject_facetAfrican Americans -- Juvenile fiction
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Dogs -- Juvenile fiction
Families -- Juvenile fiction
Newbery medal book 1970
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Dogs
Families
Poverty