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Lucky Strikes

Title

Lucky Strikes

Authors

Louis Bayard

Publisher

Henry Holt and Company

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781627793902

Pages

320 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Set in Depression Era Virginia, this is the story of orphaned Amelia and her struggle to keep her siblings together.

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12

Topic

Family Relationships; Homelessness; Poverty; Family member death; orphans; death of a mother; younger siblings

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single father

Keywords

oil; Great Depression

Diversity Impact

direct

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