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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
Summary
Describes the joys and hardships experienced by an African-American pioneer woman who staked a claim for free land in the Oklahoma territory
Storyline
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1999, ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
100238
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
  • 3.1
  • 4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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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