The Resource A chair for my mother, by Vera B. Williams

A chair for my mother, by Vera B. Williams

Label
A chair for my mother
Title
A chair for my mother
Statement of responsibility
by Vera B. Williams
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
Related
Member of
Summary
A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1983
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 1983.
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1983.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116227
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Vera B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.I45615
LC item number
C53 1982
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greenwillow Books
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Rosa books (Vera B. Williams)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Single-parent families
  • Grandmothers
  • Saving and investment
  • Chairs
  • Fires
  • Generosity
  • Waitresses
  • Family life
  • Saving and investment
  • Chairs
  • Chairs
  • Families
  • Fires
  • Generosity
  • Grandmothers
  • Saving and investment
  • Single-parent families
  • Waitresses
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A chair for my mother, by Vera B. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Childlike watercolor in vivid hues
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm07773060
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688009151
Lccn
81007010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)7773060
Label
A chair for my mother, by Vera B. Williams
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Childlike watercolor in vivid hues
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm07773060
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688009151
Lccn
81007010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)7773060

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