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Johnny Tremain

by Esther Forbes

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A story filled with danger and excitement, Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War.

Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up with Otis, Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the exciting and dramatic operations and subterfuges leading up to the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington. As Johnny is forced into the role of a full-grown man in the face of his new country's independence, he finds that his relations with those he loves change for the better as well.

Winner of the Newbery Medal in 1943, the year of its publication, Johnny Tremain is historical fiction at its best, portraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama, through the shrewd eyes of an observant boy.


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Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Edition: Unabridged

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  • ISBN: 9781481557573
  • File size: 251897 KB
  • Release date: Apr 09, 2009
  • Duration: 08:43:26

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  • ISBN: 9781481557573
  • File size: 251897 KB
  • Release date: Apr 30, 2009
  • Duration: 08:43:26
  • Number of parts: 10

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LANGUAGES

English

LEVELS

ATOS: 5.9
Lexile Score: 840
Interest Level: 4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty: 6-8

A story filled with danger and excitement, Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War.

Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up with Otis, Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the exciting and dramatic operations and subterfuges leading up to the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington. As Johnny is forced into the role of a full-grown man in the face of his new country's independence, he finds that his relations with those he loves change for the better as well.

Winner of the Newbery Medal in 1943, the year of its publication, Johnny Tremain is historical fiction at its best, portraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama, through the shrewd eyes of an observant boy.


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