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Virgie Goes to School With Us Boys
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date February 1, 2000
Binding School and Library
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780689800764
ISBN-10 0689800762
Dimensions 0.50 by 9.25 by 11 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $17.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Introduces young readers to the struggles and sacrifices that young African Americans, especially girls, had to endure in order to attend school and become educated. By the illustrator of the Coretta Scott King Honor book, The Bat Boy and His Violin.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: All Virgie wants is to go to school with her brothers George, Will, Nelson, Val, and C. C. But they keep saying she's too little for the long, seven-mile walk, and that girls don't need school.
Well, Virgie doesn't agree, and she's not gonna let anything stand in her way.

Editions
Paperback
Book cover for 9780689877933
 
Reprint edition from Aladdin Paperbacks (January 1, 2005)
9780689877933 | details & prices | 32 pages | 8.50 × 10.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 3-4 | 0.30 lbs | List price $7.99
About: In the post-Civil War South, a young African-American girl is determined to prove that she can go to school just like her older brothers.
School and Library
Book cover for 9780689800764
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Simon & Schuster (February 1, 2000)
9780689800764 | details & prices | 9.25 × 11.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 3-4 | 0.85 lbs | List price $17.99
About: In the post-Civil War South, a young African American girl is determined to prove that she can go to school just like her older brothers
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606333788
 
With Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard | from Demco Media (January 1, 2005)
9780606333788 | details & prices | 10.75 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 3-4 | 0.80 lbs | List price $15.81
About: In the post-Civil War South, a young African-American girl is determined to prove that she can go to school just like her older brothers.

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