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The Resource Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Label
Ninth Ward
Title
Ninth Ward
Statement of responsibility
by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them
Summary
In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2011
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359016
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Rhodes, Jewell Parker
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"AR: 3.3"--Page 4 of cover
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470
Literary form
novels
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  • 5
  • 8
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True
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  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • African Americans
  • Spirits
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandparents as parents
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Little, Brown and Co., 2010
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
ocn774637944
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316043083
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)774637944
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Little, Brown and Co., 2010
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
ocn774637944
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316043083
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)774637944

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