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The Resource Manjhi moves a mountain, by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by Danny Popovici

Manjhi moves a mountain, by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by Danny Popovici

Label
Manjhi moves a mountain
Title
Manjhi moves a mountain
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by Danny Popovici
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Dashrath Manjhi used a hammer and chisel, grit, determination, and twenty years to carve a path through the mountain separating his poor village from the nearby village with schools, markets, and a hospital. Manjhi Moves a Mountain shows how everyone can make a difference if their heart is big enough."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Churnin, Nancy
Dewey number
  • 625.7092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5 and up
  • AD610L
  • Decoding demand: 71 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 84 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 80 (high)
  • Structure demand: 83 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
3.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Popovici, Danny
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mān̐jhī, Daśaratha
  • Mān̐jhī, Daśaratha
  • Mān̐jhī, Daśaratha
  • Excavation
  • Road construction workers
  • Persistence
  • Work ethic
  • Social service
  • Excavation
  • Road construction workers
  • Persistence
  • Work ethic
  • Social service
  • Excavation
  • Persistence
  • Road construction workers
  • Social service
  • Work ethic
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Values & Virtues
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Social Activists
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Asia
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Modern
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Other
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Law & Crime / Country Life
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Asia
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Other
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation
  • India
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Manjhi moves a mountain, by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by Danny Popovici
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
1884658
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume unpaged
Isbn
9781939547347
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017011668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781939547347
  • (OCoLC)973384624
Label
Manjhi moves a mountain, by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by Danny Popovici
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
1884658
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume unpaged
Isbn
9781939547347
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017011668
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colored illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781939547347
  • (OCoLC)973384624

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