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The Resource A medal for Leroy, Michael Morpurgo

A medal for Leroy, Michael Morpurgo

Label
A medal for Leroy
Title
A medal for Leroy
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In World War II-era England, Michael learns about his black British Army soldier grandfather, a World War I officer who risked his life to save wounded men but who did not receive special commendations because of his race
Summary
In World War II-era England, Michael learns about his black British Army soldier grandfather, a World War I officer who risked his life to save wounded men but who did not receive special commendations because of his race
Theme
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10273651
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morpurgo, Michael
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
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860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Fatherless families
  • Blacks
  • Soldiers, Black
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Single-parent families
  • Blacks
  • Soldiers, Black
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A medal for Leroy, Michael Morpurgo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn829452536
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9781250039804
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)829452536
Label
A medal for Leroy, Michael Morpurgo
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn829452536
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9781250039804
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)829452536

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