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The Resource Peace, Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson

Peace, Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Peace, Locomotion
Title
Peace, Locomotion
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through letters to his little sister, who is living in a different foster home, sixth-grader Lonnie, also known as "Locomotion," keeps a record of their lives while they are apart, describing his own foster family, including his foster brother who returns home after losing a leg in the Iraq War
Summary
Through letters to his little sister, who is living in a different foster home, sixth-grader Lonnie, also known as "Locomotion," keeps a record of their lives while they are apart, describing his own foster family, including his foster brother who returns home after losing a leg in the Iraq War
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Odyssey Honor, 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294475
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodson, Jacqueline
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foster home care
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Orphans
  • Peace
  • African Americans
  • Letters
  • Foster home care
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Orphans
  • Peace
  • African Americans
  • Letters
  • African Americans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Foster home care
  • Letters
  • Orphans
  • Peace
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Peace, Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson
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
ocn230208610
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780399246555
Lccn
2008018583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780399246555
System control number
(OCoLC)230208610
Label
Peace, Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson
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
ocn230208610
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780399246555
Lccn
2008018583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780399246555
System control number
(OCoLC)230208610

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