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The Resource Island of the Blue Dolphins, Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin

Island of the Blue Dolphins, Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin

Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Title
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Statement of responsibility
Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Title variation
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
Summary
Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 1961.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1964.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1963.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Elementary School, 1982.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1961
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096306
Cataloging source
KCK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Dell, Scott
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewin, Ted
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • San Nicolas Island (Calif.)
  • Indians of North America
  • California
  • Indians of North America
  • Survival
  • Islands
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins, Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Edition statement from jacket cover
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
ocn645353188
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 50th anniversary ed. /
  • with a new introduction by Lois Lowry].
Extent
xi, 177 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780547424835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)645353188
Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins, Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Publication
Note
Edition statement from jacket cover
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
ocn645353188
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 50th anniversary ed. /
  • with a new introduction by Lois Lowry].
Extent
xi, 177 pages, [12] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780547424835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)645353188

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