Leaving Fletchville

Leaving Fletchville

Rene Schmidt (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781551439471

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Brandon is the biggest and toughest kid in his small-town school. He is feared as a bully, but he only pretends to be "dumb as a bag of hammers," so he can learn as much as possible about the people around him. When Leon, his sister Winnie, and their lively little brother Sam, arrive in Kingsville, they are the only black people in town. Everyone is curious about themwhere they came from, what their parents dobut when Brandon discovers the truth about their situation, he decides to do what he can to protect them from harm.

Reading Level
Lexile
631L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
P
ATOS
4.1
DRA
38
Categories
Genre
Chapter Books
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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