|aA long way from Chicago :|ba novel in stories /|c[by] Richard Peck.
|aNew York : :|bPuffin Books,,|c1998.
|a148 p. ;|c20cm.
|aA boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother.
|aPrologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground -- The mouse in the milk -- A one-woman crime wave -- The day of judgment -- The phantom brakeman -- Things with wings -- Centennial summer -- The troop train.