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One Mississippi

A Novel

by Mark Childress

eBook

2 of 2 copies available

"There is nothing small about Childress's fine novel. It's big in all the ways that matter - big in daring, big in insight, and big-hearted. Really, really big-hearted." -New Orleans Times-Picayune
This exuberantly acclaimed novel by the author of the bestselling Crazy in Alabama tells an uproarious and moving story about family, best friends, first love, and surviving the scariest years of your life.
You need only one best friend, Daniel Musgrove figures, to make it through high school alive. After his family moves to Mississippi just before his junior year, Daniel finds fellow outsider Tim Cousins. The two become inseparable, sharing a fascination with ridicule, The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour, and Arnita Beecham, the most bewitching girl at Minor High. But soon things go terribly wrong. The friends commit a small crime that grows larger and larger, and threatens to engulf the whole town. Arnita, the first black prom queen in the history of the school, is injured and wakes up a different person. And Daniel, Tim, and their families are swept up in a shocking chain of events.
"Wise, riveting, hilarious, painful, gentle, and ferocious, One Mississippi is a wonderful%

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Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

Kindle Book

  • ISBN: 9780316137805
  • Release date: September 19, 2007

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780316137805
  • Release date: September 19, 2007

EPUB eBook

  • ISBN: 9780316137805
  • File size: 849 KB
  • Release date: September 19, 2007

PDF eBook

  • ISBN: 9780316137805
  • File size: 1506 KB
  • Release date: September 19, 2007


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2 of 2 copies available

Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB eBook
PDF eBook

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS: 4
Interest Level: 9-12(UG)

"There is nothing small about Childress's fine novel. It's big in all the ways that matter - big in daring, big in insight, and big-hearted. Really, really big-hearted." -New Orleans Times-Picayune
This exuberantly acclaimed novel by the author of the bestselling Crazy in Alabama tells an uproarious and moving story about family, best friends, first love, and surviving the scariest years of your life.
You need only one best friend, Daniel Musgrove figures, to make it through high school alive. After his family moves to Mississippi just before his junior year, Daniel finds fellow outsider Tim Cousins. The two become inseparable, sharing a fascination with ridicule, The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour, and Arnita Beecham, the most bewitching girl at Minor High. But soon things go terribly wrong. The friends commit a small crime that grows larger and larger, and threatens to engulf the whole town. Arnita, the first black prom queen in the history of the school, is injured and wakes up a different person. And Daniel, Tim, and their families are swept up in a shocking chain of events.
"Wise, riveting, hilarious, painful, gentle, and ferocious, One Mississippi is a wonderful%

Expand title description text
  • Details

    Publisher:
    Little, Brown and Company

    Kindle Book
    ISBN: 9780316137805
    Release date: September 19, 2007

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780316137805
    Release date: September 19, 2007

    EPUB eBook
    ISBN: 9780316137805
    File size: 849 KB
    Release date: September 19, 2007

    PDF eBook
    ISBN: 9780316137805
    File size: 1506 KB
    Release date: September 19, 2007

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB eBook
    PDF eBook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS: 4
    Interest Level: 9-12(UG)
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