A lesson before dying by Gaines, Ernest J (#32396G9)

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A lesson before dying

by Gaines, Ernest J
Paperback (mass market) Vintage Books, c1993, p1994

$14.00

Overview
From Follett

"Vintage contemporaries." Tells the story of a young African-American man sentenced to death for a murder he did not commit, and a teacher who tries to impart to him his learning and pride before the execution.

Reviews & Awards
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 1995
  • Book Report
  • Booklist, 08/01/97
  • Choice
  • Library Journal starred
  • New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age, 1997
  • New York Times
  • Publishers Weekly
  • School Library Journal
  • Wilson's Fiction, 10/01/10
  • Wilson's Senior High School, 10/01/11
  • Wilson's Senior High School, 10/01/07
Product Details
  • Publisher: Vintage Books
  • Publication Date: September 28, 1997
  • Format: Paperback (mass market)
  • Edition: 1st Vintage contemporaries ed.
  • Dewey: 813
  • Classifications: Fiction
  • Description: 256 pages ; 21 cm
  • ISBN-10: 0-375-70270-9
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-375-70270-9
  • LCCN: 93-042201
  • Follett Number: 32396G9
  • Interest Level: AD
  • ATOS Book Level: 4.4
  • AR Interest Level: UG
  • AR Points: 11
  • AR Quiz: 10287EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 7.5
  • Reading Counts Points: 13
  • Lexile: 750L
  • Fountas & Pinnell: Z+