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The Resource Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis

Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis

Label
Keeping the night watch
Title
Keeping the night watch
Statement of responsibility
Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old African American boy chronicles what happens to his family when his father, who temporarily left, returns home and they all must deal with their feelings of anger, hope, abandonment, and fear
Summary
A thirteen-year-old African American boy chronicles what happens to his family when his father, who temporarily left, returns home and they all must deal with their feelings of anger, hope, abandonment, and fear
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267848
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Hope Anita
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
008-012
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.5.S54
LC item number
Ke 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Novels in verse
  • Family life
  • Fathers
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fall. We are family -- Family cooking instructions -- Pretending -- Sticks and stones -- Somebody's callin' my name -- Showdown at the O.K. Corral -- Family tales -- If you can't stand the heat... -- Seven ways of looking at my father -- The night watchman -- Parents and teachers -- Unidentified family member (UFM) -- The jeweler -- Sign language -- A talk on the moon -- Mountain climbing -- The good stuff -- Crazy glue --Place cards -- Man-to-man -- Spring. Maya's sonnet -- Preacher's sermon on the mount -- Tongue-tied -- Field trip -- Fences -- Lunch is a battlefield -- Row, row, row... -- For real -- (Nick) Tuck -- Best-kept secret -- Can you hear me now? -- Zuri's ABCs -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- Blueprint -- Dance with me
Control code
1027293
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780805072020
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2007012372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805072020
  • (OCoLC)123818160
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fall. We are family -- Family cooking instructions -- Pretending -- Sticks and stones -- Somebody's callin' my name -- Showdown at the O.K. Corral -- Family tales -- If you can't stand the heat... -- Seven ways of looking at my father -- The night watchman -- Parents and teachers -- Unidentified family member (UFM) -- The jeweler -- Sign language -- A talk on the moon -- Mountain climbing -- The good stuff -- Crazy glue --Place cards -- Man-to-man -- Spring. Maya's sonnet -- Preacher's sermon on the mount -- Tongue-tied -- Field trip -- Fences -- Lunch is a battlefield -- Row, row, row... -- For real -- (Nick) Tuck -- Best-kept secret -- Can you hear me now? -- Zuri's ABCs -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- Blueprint -- Dance with me
Control code
1027293
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780805072020
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2007012372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805072020
  • (OCoLC)123818160

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