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Ages 9-12
Paperback Books
ISBN 13: 978-0-06-440020-6
116 Pages
Dimensions: 7.4L x 0.8W x 5.2H inches
Weight (lbs): 0.9
English Language
Illustrator: James Barkley
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Subject & Themes: Life Experiences and Relationships, African American History, Pets
Genres: Classics, Historical Fiction
Awards: Newbery Medal


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Beautiful writing, moving storytelling: the death of a devoted dog and his black master in the rural 19th-century South leaves the man's son a hard but hopeful legacy of stoicism, resilience, and self-independence.

Sounder is a 1970 Newbery Medalist and an ALA Notable Children's Book.

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