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The seventh most important thing / Shelley Pearsall.

Pearsall, Shelley. (Author). Podehl, Nick. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield YA CDA PEARSALL (Text to phone) 32518138261360 Young Adult Book on CD Available -
Southbury Public Library TEEN PEARSALL/BOOK ON CD (Text to phone) 34019140092990 Teen Book on CD Available -

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General Note: Title from discs.
Compact discs.
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Teen, 2018.
Participant or Performer Note: Performed by Nick Podehl.
Summary, etc.: It was a bitterly cold day when Arthur T. Owens grabbed a brick and hurled it at the trash picker. Arthur had his reasons, and the brick hit the Junk Man in the arm, not the head. But none of that matters to the judge, he is ready to send Arthur to juvie for the foreseeable future. Amazingly, it's the Junk Man himself who offers an alternative: 120 hours of community service; working for him. Arthur is given a rickety shopping cart and a list of the Seven Most Important Things: glass bottles, foil, card board, pieces of wood, light bulbs, coffee cans, and mirrors. He can't believe it, is he really supposed to rummage through people's trash? But it isn't long before Arthur realizes there's more to the Junk Man than meets the eye, and the "trash" he's collecting is being transformed into something more precious than anyone could imagine.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Teen, 2018.
Subject: Hampton, James 1909-1964 Juvenile fiction
Artists Juvenile fiction
Folk art Juvenile fiction
African Americans Juvenile fiction
Community service (Punishment) Juvenile fiction
Hampton, James, 1909-1964 Fiction
Artists Fiction
Folk art Fiction
African Americans Fiction
Community service (Punishment) Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Children's audiobooks.
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