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The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation 1 The pox party /

Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.

Main Author: Anderson, M. T.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, [2006]
Physical Description: 351 pages ; 24 cm.
Edition: 1st ed.
Series: Anderson, M. T. Astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation ; v. 1.
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Summary: Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.
Item Description: A Junior Library Guild selection.
National Book Award, 2006.
Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2007.
National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2006.
In addition to writing children's and young adult literature, Matthew Tobin Anderson was an an instructor at Vermont College of Fine Arts, and taught writing at Syracuse University, and has also worked as a disc jockey, music reviewer, and editorial assistant at Candlewick Press.
V. 1 Pox.
Physical Description: 351 pages ; 24 cm.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
National Book Award, 2006.
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2007.
National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2006.
ISBN: 0763624020
9780763624026