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Queenie Peavy

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Published by Puffin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schools -- Fiction.,
  • Country life -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Tormented by taunts that her father is in prison, thirteen-year-old Queenie retaliates by causing a lot of trouble until she discovers something important about her father and herself.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Burch ; illustrated by Jerry Lazare.
    ContributionsLazare, Jerry, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B91585 Qe 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2735934M
    ISBN 100140323058
    LC Control Number86030334
    OCLC/WorldCa14905912

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Queenie Peavy is an incredibly real novel about a girl on the cusp of growing up who has to decide for herself what kind of woman she wants to be.

Does she want to use her father's sins as an excuse to be lazy and destructive. Or does she want to live her own life, free from the shadow of crime and poverty. /5(11). Queenie Peavy book. Read 32 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Queenie Peavy is a puzzle to everyone but herself. SHE knows why she /5. Queenie Peavy is the sort of girl you can welcome on the printed page and rather dread in the library—an oversized, bright thirteen year old, self-assured, argumentative; a girl tall enough to look you in the eye and chip-on-the-shoulder proud enough to insist on it.

The author has captured an obsessive, stubborn pride that can drive the Queenie type to rebellious behavior in school and. A bildungsroman, or coming-of-age novel, American author Robert Burch’s young adult novel Queenie Peavy () follows year-old Queenie who grows up in a small rural area of Georgia during the Great Depression of the s.

The novel focuses largely on Queenie and her relationship with her father, an inmate at a jail in Atlanta. Queenie Peavy Summary & Study Guide Description. Queenie Peavy Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book.

This study guide contains the following sections. out of 5 stars Queenie Peavy is a good book for elementary age kid's. Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. I used this book to read to my grand children.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Jacalyn Trautman. out of 5 stars Economical purchase/5(11). Author of nineteen books for children, Burch is a three-time winner of the Georgia Children's Book Award, an honor bestowed by the schoolchildren of the state.

His story "Queenie Peavy" is a winner of the Children's Literature Association's Phoenix Award.4/5(1). Book: Queenie Peavy (upper elem/ middle) 1 of 10 Pre-reading questions, discussion questions, vocabulary and comprehension review, writing topics, and relevant activities (including recipes) for nearly every chapter make this unit an exceptional enhancement for Robert Burch's novel about a.

The book's greatest value derives from its portrayal of one teen-ager's triumph over emotional conflict at school and an unfortunate domestic situation.

Most people perceive Queenie Peavy as a problem child. She is troubled and troublesome. Eventually, by her own initiative, she works through her dilemmas and feels better about herself as a result.

Queenie Peavy is the worst troublemaker at school and the best shot in Georgia--with her father in jail, why shouldn't she be angry. But Queenie wonders what would happen if she tried to behave herself, just for one day.

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Listen to a sample from Queenie Peavy About Robert Burch Robert J. Burch (J – Decem ) was an American writer of 19 children’s books for children and young adults.

Queenie will be hard to forget.”—Horn Book “A robust portrait of a memorable heroine.”—Library Journal “A poignant, realistic story about a defiant girl—a tobacco chewer and a tomboy—who learns to face responsibility.”—The New York Times “Funny and compassionate a rare book.”—Publishers WeeklyAuthor: Robert Burch.

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Queenie Peavy is the worst troublemaker at school and the best shot in Georgia-with her father in jail, why shouldn't she be angry. But Queenie wonders what would happen if she tried to behave herself, just for one day Book jacket.

Author: Burch, Robert. Queenie Peavy Robert Burch, Author, Jerry Lazare, Illustrator Puffin Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author New Coronavirus Updates for the Book Biz. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Queenie Peavy () by Robert Burch/5(). Queenie Peavy. New York, Viking Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Burch, Robert, Queenie Peavy.

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Designated an American Library Award notable book, Queenie Peavy has won numerous awards, including the Jane Addams Book Award and the annual Merit Award of. Queenie Peavy is the worst troublemaker at school and the best shot in Georgia - with her father in jail, why shouldn't she be angry.

But Queenie wonders what would happen if she tried to behave herself, just for one day Author: Robert Burch. The kind of book I would have enjoyed when I was about 11 or 12, as Queenie surely is a noble spirit and an audacious character.

What's most cool is how casually integrated this community is - it's apparently pre- Jim Crow and we're not even % sure what 'race' Queenie is (though we do know she has both white and Negro friends)/5(2).

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Queenie is growing up in Georgia during the Depression. With her father in jail and her mother at work, Queenie finds she has unexpected friends. Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Classroom Magazines About Us Queenie Peavy.

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