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The power of one

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Publisher:
Delacorte Press,
Pub. Date:
2005.
Edition:
Young readers' condensed ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG+ - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 15
Lexile measure:
940L
Description
First with your head and then with your heart ... So says Hoppie Groenewald, boxing champion, to a seven-year-old boy who dreams of being the welterweight champion of the world. For the young Peekay, its a piece of advice he will carry with him throughout his life. Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, this one small boy will come to lead all the tribes of Africa. Through enduring friendships with Hymie and Gideon, Peekay gains the strength he needs to win out. And in a final conflict with his childhood enemy, the Judge, Peekay will fight to the death for justice.
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ISBN:
9780385732543
9780385902748
9780140272918
Accelerated Reader:
MG+
Level 6.3, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
940L
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Full title power of one
Author courtenay bryce
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-06-23 04:21:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-06-23 04:25:06AM

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subject_facet Apartheid -- Fiction, Apartheid -- Juvenile fiction, Boxing -- Fiction, Boxing stories, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction, Prejudices -- Fiction, Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction, Prisons -- Fiction, Prisons -- Juvenile fiction, Self-confidence -- Fiction, Self-confidence -- Juvenile fiction, South Africa -- History -- 1909-1961 -- Fiction, South Africa -- History -- 1909-1961 -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- South Africa -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- South Africa -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The power of one
title_full The power of one / Bryce Courtenay
title_short The power of one
topic_facet Apartheid, Boxing, Boxing stories, Conduct of life, History, Prejudices, Prisons, Self-confidence, World War, 1939-1945