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The Resource Day of tears : a novel in dialogue, by Julius Lester

Day of tears : a novel in dialogue, by Julius Lester

Label
Day of tears : a novel in dialogue
Title
Day of tears
Title remainder
a novel in dialogue
Statement of responsibility
by Julius Lester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When gambling debts and greed enter into the Butler household, Pierce Butler decides to host the biggest slave auction in American history and breaks a promise by selling Emma, his most-valued slave and caretaker of his children--a decision that brings about unthinkable consequences
Summary
When gambling debts and greed enter into the Butler household, Pierce Butler decides to host the biggest slave auction in American history and breaks a promise by selling Emma, his most-valued slave and caretaker of his children--a decision that brings about unthinkable consequences
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133079
Cataloging source
T@M
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lester, Julius
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Racism
  • Slavery
  • Georgia
  • Georgia
  • Historical fiction
  • Racism
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in dialogue
Label
Day of tears : a novel in dialogue, by Julius Lester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes Q & A with the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177)
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
ocn764544226
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Jump at the Sun pbk. ed.
Extent
177 p.
Isbn
9781423104094
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764544226
Label
Day of tears : a novel in dialogue, by Julius Lester
Publication
Note
Includes Q & A with the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177)
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
ocn764544226
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Jump at the Sun pbk. ed.
Extent
177 p.
Isbn
9781423104094
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764544226

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