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The Resource Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall

Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall

Label
Jump into the sky
Title
Jump into the sky
Statement of responsibility
Shelley Pearsall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission. Includes historical notes
Summary
In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
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10142836
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pearsall, Shelley
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P3166
LC item number
Jum 2012
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940
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 9
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True
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  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • Fathers and sons
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2011024935
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9780375836992
Lccn
2011024935
Label
Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall
Publication
Control code
2011024935
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9780375836992
Lccn
2011024935

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