The Resource Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh

Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh

Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
Title
Separate is never equal
Title remainder
Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
Statement of responsibility
Duncan Tonatiuh
Title variation
  • Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
  • Sylvia Mendez and her family's fight for desegregation
Title variation remainder
Sylvia Mendez & her familys fight for desegregation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"--
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Americas Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2015.
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Elementary Level, 2015
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Younger Children, 2015.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2014
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2015.
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10315441
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tonatiuh, Duncan
Dewey number
379.2/63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
AD870L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
LC214.2
LC item number
.T66 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mendez, Sylvia
  • Mendez, Sylvia
  • School integration
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • School integration
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 39), filmography (page 39), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1010389
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781419710544
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419710544
Label
Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation, Duncan Tonatiuh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 39), filmography (page 39), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1010389
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781419710544
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419710544

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