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Published in 1974, james lincoln collier's book 'my brother sam is dead' is a story that centers on the experiences of the meeker family, told from the perspective of the narrator, tim meeker collier introduces conflict at the beginning of the novel. Tom meeker must decide whether to support his brother sam who has joined the patriots or rema my brother sam is dead james lincoln collier grades 6-8, 9-12. A list of all the characters in my brother sam is dead the my brother sam is dead characters covered include: tim meeker , sam meeker , eliphalet meeker , susannah. This page for christopher collier and james lincoln collier's my brother sam is dead offers summary and analysis on themes, symbols, and other literary devices found in the text. My brother sam is dead authors :james lincoln collier and christopher collier this is a novel about a family living in connecticut during the time of the american revolution.
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My brother sam is dead by james lincoln collier, 1974, scholastic, inc edition, in english. James lincoln collier (born june 27, 1928) is a journalist, author, and professional musician collier's notable literary works include my brother sam is dead (1974), a newbery honor book that was also named a notable children's book by the american library association and nominated for a national book award in 1975. Despite the controversy, collier's book my brother sam is dead won a newberry honor in 1975 he has also written war comes to willie freeman, and the literature of connecticut history and roger sherman's connecticut for adults.