Cuss
—Franklin, Kristine L.
Book
2007
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In 1925, in a Washington State coal-mining community populated by European immigrants, twelve-year-old Slava Petrovich, nicknamed Cuss, tries to stay in school but finds himself forced to go to work when his brothers are driven out of town by trouble related to bootlegging.

Item Details
Subjects:
City and town life -- Washington (State) -- Fiction.
Croatian Americans -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN:
9780763623623
Edition:
1st pbk. ed.
Publisher, Date:
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2007, c2003.
Description:
290 p.
Notes:
Originally published as : Grape Thief.
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