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6 edition of The Adventures of Homer Fink found in the catalog.

The Adventures of Homer Fink

by Sidney Offit

  • 177 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Backinprint.Com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Humor,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Humorous Stories,
  • Teenagers,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul Galdone (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9336118M
    ISBN 101583483802
    ISBN 109781583483800

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Like a tape-recorded encyclopedia, his windy irrelevancies in class, at home, or among his classmates provide interludes of abstruse information that occasionally divert, more often distract. The story line is basic to the book. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus The Adventures of Homer Fink book is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Adventures of Homer Fink ~ by Sidney Offit ~ illustrated by Paul Galdone ~St. Martin's Press ~ Cloth-bound hardcover with dust jacket. Measures " x ". Tight binding, clean inside and out, not ex-lib. Cover has moderate wear (some rubbing at corners/spine tips, early signs of fraying), fairly sharp corners, straight Rating: % positive.

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Offit's books for young readers: The Children: Kenneth Offit, Michael Offit. The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg is a children's historical novel by Rodman Philbrick, author of Freak the during the American Civil War, it follows the adventures of a boy who is an inveterate teller of tall tales on his quest to find his older brother, a Union published init was named as a Newbery Honor Book in About two miles outside of Centerburg where route 56 meets route 56A there lives a boy named Homer.

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Figg video booktalk Homer is on a mission, to find his big brother and get him released from the oath that bound him to the Union Army. My name is Homer P. Figg, and these are my true adventures that happened after my big brother Harold was illegally conscripted into the Union Army, and left me to get.

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by bestselling novelist Rodman Philbrick is the story of a young boy who runs away to find his brother, a young boy who has been sold into the army during the Civil War. In this novel, Homer has many adventures as he follows his brother to the Battle of Gettysburg.

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg grew out of Philbrick’s fascination with the Civil War and his family’s roots in the state of Maine. Philbrick acknowledges that Huck Finn was an inspiration for Homer Figg.

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