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The Resource Tomás and the library lady, Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raúl Colón

Tomás and the library lady, Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raúl Colón

Label
Tomás and the library lady
Title
Tomás and the library lady
Statement of responsibility
Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomás finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library
Related
Summary
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomas--spurred by his grandfather--finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library. "Inspired by the real life story of Tomas Rivera, who became chancellor at the University of California at Riverside."
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
112926
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mora, Pat
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 500L
  • Decoding demand: 74 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 57 (medium)
  • Syntactic demand: 68 (high)
  • Structure demand: 80 (high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.M78819
LC item number
To 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 500
  • 500
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Reading level
2.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Colón, Raúl
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Libraries
  • Migrant labor
  • Mexican Americans
  • Books and reading
  • Libraries
  • Migrant labor
  • Mexican Americans
  • Spanish language materials
  • Libros y lectura
  • Bibliotecas
  • Trabajadores migratorios
  • Mexicano-americanos
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tomás and the library lady, Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
303214
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780679804017
Lccn
89037490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679804017
  • (OCoLC)20169322
Label
Tomás and the library lady, Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raúl Colón
Link
Publication
Copyright
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
303214
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780679804017
Lccn
89037490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679804017
  • (OCoLC)20169322

Library Locations

    • Cepeda BranchBorrow it
      651 N. Pleasant Valley Rd., Austin, TX, 78702, US
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