Download Sounder Book by William H. Armstrong

Download Sounder Book by William H. Armstrong

Sounder

Set in the Deep South, this Newbery Medal winning novel tells the story of the great coon dog, Sounder, and the poor sharecroppers who own him.During the difficult years of the nineteenth century South, an African American boy and his poor family rarely have enough to eat Each night, the boy s father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food and the man grows de Set in the Deep South, this Newbery Medal winning novel tells the story of the great coon dog, Sounder, and the poor sharecroppers who own him.During the difficult years of the nineteenth century South, an African American boy and his poor family rarely have enough to eat Each night, the boy s father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food and the man grows desperate by the day.When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind The ever loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down on them.This classic novel shows the courage, love, and faith that bind an African American family together despite the racism and inhumanity they face Readers who enjoy timeless dog stories such as Old Yeller and Where the Red Fern Grows will find much to love in Sounder.Supports the Common Core State Standards

Title : Sounder
Author :  William H. Armstrong
Language : English
Isbn : 0064400204
Format : Paperback
Pages : 128 pages

Rating: 4.1

Reviewer: 8395 Reviews