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The Resource Song and dance man, by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell

Song and dance man, by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell

Label
Song and dance man
Title
Song and dance man
Statement of responsibility
by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1989
  • Caldecott Medal, 1989.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
106649
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Karen
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 780
  • 580L
  • Decoding demand: 56 (medium)
  • Semantic demand: 68 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 95 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
.A1824 So 1988
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Reading level
4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gammell, Stephen
  • Alfred A. Knopf, Inc
  • Random House (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entertainers
  • Grandfathers
  • Vaudeville
  • Nostalgia
  • Entertainers
  • Grandfathers
  • Entertainers
  • Grandfathers
  • Nostalgia
  • Vaudeville
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Song and dance man, by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Art techniques used: Energizing pencil drawings in illuminating colors
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
162740
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780394893303
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
87003200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394893303
  • (OCoLC)15485512
Label
Song and dance man, by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Stephen Gammell
Publication
Distribution
Note
Art techniques used: Energizing pencil drawings in illuminating colors
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
162740
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780394893303
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
87003200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394893303
  • (OCoLC)15485512

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