The madman of Piney Woods

Title
The madman of Piney Woods

Author
Curtis, Christopher Paul author.

ISBN
9780545156646

Edition
First edition.

Physical Description
363 pages : illustration ; 22 cm

General Note
Companion book to: Elijah of Buxton.

Reading Level
870 L Lexile

Subject Term
Blacks -- Canada -- Fiction.
 
Emigration and immigration -- Fiction.
 
Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Fiction.
 
Freedmen -- Fiction.
 
Veterans -- Fiction.
 
Immigrants -- Canada -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
North Buxton (Ont.) -- Fiction.
 
Chatham (Ont.) -- Fiction.
 
Canada -- Fiction.

Summary
Even though it is now 1901, the people of Buxton, Canada (originally a settlement of runaway slaves) and Chatham, Canada are still haunted by two events of half a century before--the American Civil War, and the Irish potato famine, and the lasting damage those events caused to the survivors.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)BookJ FICTION CUR12Children's Collection
Oakdale LibraryBookJ FICTION CUR11Children's Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)BookJ FICTION CUR12Children's Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookJ FICTION CUR12Children's Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ FICTION CUR11Children's Collection