Charley skedaddle is an award-winning children's fiction book by patricia beatty the book was first released in 1987 through troll associates, later winning the 1988 scott o'dell award for historical fiction charley skedaddle is based on true american civil war records synopsis[edit.
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Charley skedaddle summary & study guide includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis, quotes, character descriptions, themes, and more.
During the civil war, a twelve-year-old bowery boy from new york city joins the union army as a drummer, deserts during a battle in virginia, and encounters.
Charley skedaddle has 326 ratings and 40 reviews as it gives a good overview of historical issues from the civil war period: new york city gangs, the war,.
Fighting is important to charley quinn, 12, a street-tough new york bowery boy who runs away from his irish-catholic home to join the union forces in virginia.