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The Resource I have heard of a land, by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

I have heard of a land, by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Label
I have heard of a land
Title
I have heard of a land
Statement of responsibility
by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Describes the joys and hardships experienced by an African-American pioneer woman who staked a claim for free land in the Oklahoma territory." -- Verso
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1999, ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Joyce Carol
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 3.1
  • 4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oklahoma Land Rush (1889)
  • African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
juvenile
Label
I have heard of a land, by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Trophy picture book."
  • "Joanna Cotler books."
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
1715994
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780064436175
Lccn
95048791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780064436175
  • (OCoLC)33666491
Label
I have heard of a land, by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Trophy picture book."
  • "Joanna Cotler books."
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
1715994
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780064436175
Lccn
95048791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780064436175
  • (OCoLC)33666491

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