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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
Illustrator
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.
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116227
Cataloging source
DLC
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Williams, Vera B
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.I45615
LC item number
C53 1982
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Vera B
  • 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
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm07773060
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780688009144
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
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
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm07773060
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780688009144
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
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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