My Brother Sam Is Dead

My Brother Sam Is Dead

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Ages 11-15
Paperback Books
ISBN 13: 978-0-59-042792-0
224 Pages
Dimensions: 0.6L x 4.1W x 6.7H inches
Weight (lbs): 0.24
English Language
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Subject & Themes: Wars & Conflicts, Equality, Fairness & Justice, The American Revolution, Citizenship & Patriotism, Death & Grief
Genre: Historical Fiction
Awards: Newbery Honor, National Book Award Finalist


With compelling characters and a well-crafted historical backdrop, this award-winning book tells the story of a family torn apart by the Revolutionary War.


Tim's older brother Sam has joined the Patriot army, even though their father supports the King. The Revolutionary War is raging, and Tim knows he'll have to pick a side. But how can he choose if it means fighting his father on one side or his brother on the other? This Newbery Honor book shows your child how a young man discovers that he has to decide what's right for himself.

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