The cookcamp

Title The cookcamp
Names Paulsen, Gary.
Book Number DB037370
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation 1944. A young boy travels alone on the train from Chicago to northern Minnesota to stay with his Norwegian grandmother, who is the cook for a crew of road builders. The boy's father is a soldier, and his mother has brought home a man she says is an uncle--but the boy knows better. Grandmother shows him how to help her in the cook trailer, and the large, loud men take him on their huge road-building machines. For grades 5-8 and older readers.
Narrator Kramer, Michael.
Local Subject Historical Fiction - HIF
Novella
Grades 5-8 - JU6
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Juvenile - JU
Juvenile Fiction - JF
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
LC Subject Cooks - Juvenile fiction
Grandmothers - Juvenile fiction
Roads - Juvenile fiction
World War, 1939-1945 - United States - Juvenile fiction
Historical fiction
Downloadable books
Fiction
Talking books
Language English
Released 2016
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2016.
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