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The Resource Thunder Rose, Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Thunder Rose, Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Thunder Rose
Title
Thunder Rose
Statement of responsibility
Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unusual from the day she is born, Thunder Rose performs all sorts of amazing feats, including building fences, taming a stampeding herd of steers, capturing a gang of rustlers, and turning aside a tornado
Summary
One stormy night, Thunder Rose came into the world with "the power of thunder and lightning coursing through her veins." From this auspicious beginning, the diminutive African-American cowgirl goes on to perform many amazing feats, from constructing thunder bolts and creating lightning balls to capturing cattle rustlers and transforming a pair of tornadoes into rain clouds. -- Description by Jen Hatch
Tone
Illustration
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121716
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nolen, Jerdine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3564.O396
LC item number
T48 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
910
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tall tales
  • African Americans
  • Western stories
  • Tall tales
  • African Americans
  • West (U.S.)
  • African Americans
  • Tall tales
  • Western stories
Target audience
primary
Label
Thunder Rose, Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm50339908
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152164720
Lccn
2002012287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50339908
Label
Thunder Rose, Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm50339908
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152164720
Lccn
2002012287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50339908

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