The Resource Kira-kira, Cynthia Kadohata

Kira-kira, Cynthia Kadohata

Label
Kira-kira
Title
Kira-kira
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Kadohata
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill
Summary
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Young Adult Literature, 2006.
  • Newbery Medal, 2005.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122572
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadohata, Cynthia
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
  • Japanese Americans
  • Death
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
  • Japanese Americans
  • Death
  • Georgia
  • Georgia.
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Kira-kira, Cynthia Kadohata
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm51861752
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780689856396
Lccn
2003000737
Label
Kira-kira, Cynthia Kadohata
Publication
Control code
ocm51861752
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
244 p.
Isbn
9780689856396
Lccn
2003000737

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