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The Resource Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls

Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls

Label
Bird in a box
Title
Bird in a box
Statement of responsibility
by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1936, three children meet at the Mercy Home for Negro Orphans in New York State, and while not all three are orphans, they are all dealing with grief and loss which together, along with the help of a sympathetic staff member and the boxing matches of Joe Louis, they manage to overcome. Includes author's notes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pinkney, Andrea Davis
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.P6333
LC item number
Bi 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • Louis, Joe
  • Orphanages
  • Orphans
  • Grief
  • African Americans
  • Orphanages
  • Orphans
  • Grief
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274)
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
817923
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316074032
Lccn
2010022851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316074032
Label
Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274)
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
817923
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316074032
Lccn
2010022851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316074032

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