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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
Author
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
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Hope Anita
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-13
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Fathers
  • African Americans
  • Novels in verse
  • African Americans
  • Families
  • Fathers
  • Novels in verse
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
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
Control code
ocn829452513
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780312659363
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829452513
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Publication
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
ocn829452513
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780312659363
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)829452513

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