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The Resource Sylvia and Aki, by Winifred Conkling

Sylvia and Aki, by Winifred Conkling

Label
Sylvia and Aki
Title
Sylvia and Aki
Statement of responsibility
by Winifred Conkling
Title variation
Sylvia and Aki
Creator
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
Tone
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2012.
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011772
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conkling, Winifred
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.)
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in education
  • Japanese Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Farm life
  • Orange County (Calif.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sylvia and Aki, by Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
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
817983
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781582463377
Lccn
2010024182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781582463377
Label
Sylvia and Aki, by Winifred Conkling
Publication
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
817983
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781582463377
Lccn
2010024182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781582463377

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