Sounder / William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley. - SHERLOC
Sounder / William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, 1987, c1969.
1557360030 (lg. print : alk. paper)
99 p. (large print) : ill. ; 25 cm.
Large type books -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Poverty -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Newberry Medal winner, 1970.
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder.
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