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The Resource Sparrow girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

Sparrow girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

Label
Sparrow girl
Title
Sparrow girl
Statement of responsibility
written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When China's leader declares war on sparrows in 1958, everyone makes loud noise in hopes of chasing the hungry birds from their land except for Ming-Li, a young girl whose compassion and foresight prevent a disaster
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305524
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pennypacker, Sara
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD590L
  • Decoding demand: 76 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 84 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 3.7
  • 3.7
  • 3.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tanaka, Yoko
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sparrows
  • Farm life
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Sparrows
  • Farm life
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Farm life
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Sparrows
  • China
  • China
  • China
Target audience
primary
Label
Sparrow girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
737468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423111870
Lccn
2009006758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423111870
  • (OCoLC)244065099
Label
Sparrow girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
737468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423111870
Lccn
2009006758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423111870
  • (OCoLC)244065099

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