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The Resource Soldier sister, fly home, Nancy Bo Flood ; illustrations by Shonto Begay

Soldier sister, fly home, Nancy Bo Flood ; illustrations by Shonto Begay

Label
Soldier sister, fly home
Title
Soldier sister, fly home
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Bo Flood ; illustrations by Shonto Begay
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Half-Navajo, half-white sisters Tess and Gaby are separated when Gaby drops out of college to join the army. Now as Gaby is deployed to Iraq, she asks Tess to care for Blue, the spirited horse that Tess dislikes. Tess struggles with her identity and with missing her sister, and she decides to spend the summer with her grandmother at sheep camp where tragedy strikes
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
WILLA Literary Awards: Children's/Young Adult Fiction & Nonfiction, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10528754
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flood, Bo
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 590L
  • Decoding demand: 90 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 81 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Begay, Shonto
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Navajo Indians
  • Families
  • Horses
  • Sisters
  • Navajo Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Family life
  • Horses
  • Families
  • Horses
  • Navajo Indians
  • Sisters
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Horses
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Military & Wars
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American
  • Arizona
  • Arizona
  • Arizona
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Soldier sister, fly home, Nancy Bo Flood ; illustrations by Shonto Begay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap
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
1693020
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9781580897020
Lccn
2015018819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580897020
  • (OCoLC)914339301
Label
Soldier sister, fly home, Nancy Bo Flood ; illustrations by Shonto Begay
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap
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
1693020
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9781580897020
Lccn
2015018819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580897020
  • (OCoLC)914339301

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