It started with a nickel by Mary Elizabeth Pansini La Haye

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Published by Nickel Publications in Newport Beach, Calif .

Written in English

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StatementMary Elizabeth Pansini La Haye.
LC ClassificationsHE355.3.P37 L3 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination107 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2070654M
ISBN 100962034509
LC Control Number88090548

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. His YA novel, Nickel, will be published September by Leaf Storm Press. A teacher for more than twenty-five years, he has earned numerous awards and fellowships, including the inaugural Innovations in Reading Prize by the National Robert Wilder is the author of two critically acclaimed essay collections, Tales From The Teachers’ Lounge and Daddy Needs A Drink, both published by Delacorte Press/5.

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This Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is an important listen, that centers around a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida. The story follows Elwood Curtis and his friend and fellow Nickel boy, Turner.

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