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The Resource The rock and the river, Kekla Magoon

The rock and the river, Kekla Magoon

Label
The rock and the river
Title
The rock and the river
Statement of responsibility
Kekla Magoon
Title variation
Rock & the river
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1968 Chicago, fourteen-year-old Sam Childs is caught in a conflict between his father's nonviolent approach to seeking civil rights for African Americans and his older brother, who has joined the Black Panther Party
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • John Steptoe Award for New Talent, Author Category, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • John Steptoe Award for New Talent, author, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
306764
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magoon, Kekla
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-14
  • HL550L
  • Decoding demand: 94 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 82 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • MG+
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 3.9
  • 3.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Panther Party
  • Black Panther Party
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • Racism
  • Brothers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Racism
  • Brothers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Brothers
  • Civil rights movements
  • Racism
  • United States
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • United States
  • Illinois
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The rock and the river, Kekla Magoon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel: Fire in the streets
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
743381
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Aladdin edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781416975823
Lccn
2008029170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416975823
  • (OCoLC)227031585
Label
The rock and the river, Kekla Magoon
Publication
Note
Sequel: Fire in the streets
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
743381
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Aladdin edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781416975823
Lccn
2008029170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416975823
  • (OCoLC)227031585

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