The Parker inheritance / Varian Johnson.

By: Johnson, Varian [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018Copyright date: �2018Edition: First editionDescription: 331 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeAudience: PreteensISBN: 9780545946179; 0545946174Subject(s): African American girls -- Juvenile fiction | Treasure troves -- Juvenile fiction | Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Detective and mystery stories | South Carolina -- Juvenile fiction | Mystery and detective stories | African Americans -- Fiction | Buried treasure -- Fiction | Grandmothers -- Fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | South Carolina -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories. | Mystery fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction. | Mystery fiction.Additional physical formats: Online version:: Parker inheritance.DDC classification: 813.6 | Fic LOC classification: PZ7.J63844 | Par 2018Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection. | ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2019 | Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction and Poetry Honor Book, 2018 | Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2019 | CSMCL Best Books, 2018 | Horn Book Fanfare List, 2018 | Kirkus Prize Nominee for Young Readers' Literature, 2018 | Publishers Weekly Best Middle Grade Book, 2018 | School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018Summary: Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert.
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Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert.

A Junior Library Guild selection.

ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2019

Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction and Poetry Honor Book, 2018

Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2019

CSMCL Best Books, 2018

Horn Book Fanfare List, 2018

Kirkus Prize Nominee for Young Readers' Literature, 2018

Publishers Weekly Best Middle Grade Book, 2018

School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018

Accelerated Reader 4.2.

Lexile 610L.

Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.2 12 194181.

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