12 edition of When the whistle blows found in the catalog.
Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers.
|Statement||Fran Cannon Slayton.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.S63128 Wh 2009|
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|LC Control Number||2008038435|
When the Whistle Blows. Book Description Jimmy Cannon loves trains. And he wants to work on the railroad more than anything when he grows up. After all, his father is the foreman in Rowlesburg, and all the men in his family have worked on the rails. But times are changing in the s, and Jimmy's father sees a different future for his son. At first, I thought WHEN THE WHISTLE BLOWS was geared towards middle grade readers, but after I finished this book I actually thought it would be better appreciated by a slightly older reader. That's not too say that middle graders won't like reading about the adventures of Jimmy, but this book really brought forth some very deep and thought.
When the Whistle Blows by Fran Cannon Slayton. (Grades ) Philomel, June Reviewed from ARC provided by author. (This is a When the Whistle Blows - When the Whistle Blows audiobook, by Fran Cannon Slayton Meet a town and a train and a time and a boyJimmy Cannon. And meet his fatheras strong as a Mallet locomotivewhom Jimmy simply cannot figure out! But who, in a dramatic and unexpected twist, turns out to be so much more than Jimmy ever knew. In a .
WHEN THE WHISTLE BLOWS Jack Allen, Author. Dedalus $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Set in inner-city Bristol, this black comedy is . 9 of When the Whistle Blows is beautifully written; you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll close the book happy. One of the better written books I’ve read this year. Since I picked this book up at TLA over a year ago, I’ve had the impression that it would be a little like Rocket Boys (renamed October Sky), which is one of my favorite books.. I was right.
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Fran Cannon Slayton book, When The Whistle Blows, Moves back to the past to the s in the old western towns. My main character Jimmy Cannon is a regular 14 year old that gets curious about the night before halloween, and opening season for hunting.
But he gets a little nervous when he and his friends causes a problem with the deputy sheriff/5. For me, WHEN THE WHISTLE BLOWS is reminiscent of a Jack London or a Richard Peck novel.
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When the Whistle Blows is an example of an excellently-written story teamed with a tangible, charming setting, a cast of believable, lovable characters and a touching plot. I could go on for a long time about everything I love about this novel, but I'll 5/5(5).
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When the Whistle Blows by Fran Cannon Slayton. A story set on All Hallow’s Eve over seven years from to portrays read more. A story set on All Hallow’s Eve over seven years from to portrays a child, a family, and a small West Virginia railroad town all facing inevitable change.
Book Review: When the Whistle Blows. Author: Fran Slayton Released: June Description from GoodReads: Jimmy lives in Rowlesburg, West Virginia, during the s. He does all the things boys do in the small mountain town: plays a mean game of football, pulls the unforgettable Halloween prank with his friends in “the Platoon,” and.
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“Fran Slayton's When the Whistle Blows tells the story of a railroading family in s West Virginia, when steam engines were king. But the wheels of progress bring the diesel engine and, with it, the end of a way of life. This is an engaging and moving portrayal of changing times in a small mountain town.”.
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