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The Resource Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Touching Spirit Bear
Title
Touching Spirit Bear
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2003.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2003.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2002.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2004.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2004.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095511
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikaelsen, Ben
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Anger
  • Forgiveness
  • Child abuse
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm44732206
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9780380977444
Lccn
00040702
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-4098
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Publication
Control code
ocm44732206
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9780380977444
Lccn
00040702
System control number
(Sirsi) ADA-4098

Library Locations

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