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The Resource Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James

Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James

Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
Title
Linda Brown, you are not alone
Title remainder
the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of personal reflections, stories and poems of 10 well-known children's authors, who were themselves young people in 1954 when the Supreme Court handed down the decision to desegregate public schools. Their varied experiences and viewpoints offer a window to that period in our history
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
179538
Cataloging source
TEF
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5-7
  • 560L
  • Decoding demand: 74 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 96 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
mixed forms
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
6.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Joyce Carol
  • James, Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection
Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? ; Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation ; Legacy / Eloise Greenfield -- Anthony / Lois Lowry -- St. Louis / Quincy Troupe -- The prophet / Katherine Paterson -- Stormy weather / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Mike and me / Michael Cart -- Color blind / Ishmael Reed -- The awakening / Jean Craighead George -- My dear colored people / Leona Nicholas Welch
Control code
488856
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 114 pages
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.) :
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786808212
  • (Sirsi) ADO-6940
Label
Linda Brown, you are not alone : the Brown v. Board of Education decision : a collection, edited by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrations by Curtis James
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who is Linda Brown? ; Introduction / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Wonamona / Jerry Spinelli -- Desegregation ; Legacy / Eloise Greenfield -- Anthony / Lois Lowry -- St. Louis / Quincy Troupe -- The prophet / Katherine Paterson -- Stormy weather / Joyce Carol Thomas -- Mike and me / Michael Cart -- Color blind / Ishmael Reed -- The awakening / Jean Craighead George -- My dear colored people / Leona Nicholas Welch
Control code
488856
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 114 pages
Isbn
9780786808212
Isbn Type
(trade ed.) :
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786808212
  • (Sirsi) ADO-6940
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