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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
Contributor
Book designer
Publisher
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
Character
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
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
359016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhodes, Jewell Parker
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • HL470L
  • Decoding demand: 87 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 99 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 68 (high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.R3476235
LC item number
Ni 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 470
  • 470
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
3.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Impey, Alison
  • Little, Brown and Company
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Spirits
  • Survival
  • African Americans
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Grandmothers
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Spirits
  • Coming of age
  • Survival
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
"Book design by Alison Impey"--t.p. verso
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
786769
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316043076
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009034423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316043076
  • (OCoLC)445478343
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Publication
Manufacture
Note
"Book design by Alison Impey"--t.p. verso
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
786769
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316043076
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009034423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316043076
  • (OCoLC)445478343

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