The Resource Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Label
Ellen's broom
Title
Ellen's broom
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Title variation
Ellens broom
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This story of an African American wedding explains the history of the custom of jumping the broom, and the time when slaves had not been allowed to legally marry before the post-slavery Reconstruction era
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10063116
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyons, Kelly Starling
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD610L
  • Decoding demand: 79 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 87 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Minter, Daniel
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • African American families
Target audience
primary
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
839717
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399250033
  • (OCoLC)731911644
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Publication
Copyright
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
839717
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399250033
  • (OCoLC)731911644

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