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The Resource Sylvia & Aki, Winifred Conkling

Sylvia & Aki, Winifred Conkling

Label
Sylvia & Aki
Title
Sylvia & Aki
Statement of responsibility
Winifred Conkling
Title variation
Sylvia and Aki
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the start of World War II, Japanese-American third-grader Aki and her family are sent to an internment camp in Poston, Arizona, while Mexican-American third-grader Sylvia's family leases their Orange County, California, farm and begins a fight to stop school segregation
Awards note
Tomas Rivera Mexican-American Children's Book Award Winner, 2012
Cataloging source
MNG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conkling, Winifred
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.)
  • Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.)
  • Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.)
  • Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in education
  • Japanese Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Farm life
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in education
  • Japanese Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Farm life
  • Farm life
  • Japanese Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in education
  • Orange County (Calif.)
  • Orange County (Calif.)
  • California
  • California
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sylvia & Aki, Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. California and Arizona 1941 -- Part II. California and Arizona 1944-1945 -- Epilogue. California 1955
Control code
1577537
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
vii, 151 pages
Isbn
9781582463452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781582463452
  • (OCoLC)868149133
Label
Sylvia & Aki, Winifred Conkling
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. California and Arizona 1941 -- Part II. California and Arizona 1944-1945 -- Epilogue. California 1955
Control code
1577537
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
vii, 151 pages
Isbn
9781582463452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781582463452
  • (OCoLC)868149133

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