A Long Way from Chicago Summary
Richard Peck

Everything you need to understand or teach A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck.

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A Long Way from Chicago Overview

A Long Way from Chicago is a Newbery Honor-winning composite novel by Richard Peck. The short stories that comprise the narrative center on young Joey and Mary Alice Dowdel during summer vacations with their Grandmother in rural Illinois. A Long Way from Chicago explores themes of family, friendship, justice, poverty, and morality.

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