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The Resource Show way, Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott

Show way, Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott

Label
Show way
Title
Show way
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The making of "Show ways," or quilts which once served as secret maps for freedom-seeking slaves, is a tradition passed from mother to daughter in the author's family
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2006.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2006.
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138635
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodson, Jacqueline
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD650L
  • Decoding demand: 62 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 74 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 95 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 83 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PS3573.O64524
LC item number
S56 2005
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 5
Reading level
  • 3.8
  • 3.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Talbott, Hudson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quilts
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Quilts
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Quilts
  • Slavery
  • Familie
  • Quilt
  • Schwarze
  • Sklaverei
  • USA
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Show way, Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
514882
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399237492
Lccn
2004028093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399237492
  • (OCoLC)57193078
Label
Show way, Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Publication
Copyright
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
514882
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399237492
Lccn
2004028093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399237492
  • (OCoLC)57193078

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