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The Resource Leon's story, Leon Tillage, with pictures by Susan L. Roth

Leon's story, Leon Tillage, with pictures by Susan L. Roth

Label
Leon's story
Title
Leon's story
Statement of responsibility
Leon Tillage, with pictures by Susan L. Roth
Title variation
Leons story
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The son of a North Carolina sharecropper recalls the hard times faced by his family and other African Americans in the first half of the twentieth century and the changes that the civil rights movement helped bring about
Storyline
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 1998.
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Elementary Level, 1998.
  • Jefferson Cup Award, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1997
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129392
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tillage, Leon Walter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
970L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roth, Susan L.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tillage, Leon Walter
  • Tillage, Leon Walter
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • North Carolina
  • Fuquay-Varina (N.C.)
  • North Carolina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Leon's story, Leon Tillage, with pictures by Susan L. Roth
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
308002
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780374343798
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
96043544 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374343798
  • (Sirsi) ABO-7432
Label
Leon's story, Leon Tillage, with pictures by Susan L. Roth
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
308002
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780374343798
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
96043544 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374343798
  • (Sirsi) ABO-7432

Library Locations

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