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The Resource Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy, Wilson Rawls

Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy, Wilson Rawls

Label
Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy
Title
Where the red fern grows
Title remainder
the story of two dogs and a boy
Statement of responsibility
Wilson Rawls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Billy, Old Dan and Little Ann -- a Boy and His Two Dogs ... A loving threesome, they ranged the dark hills and river bottoms of Cherokee country. Old Dan had the brawn, Little Ann had the brains -- and Billy had the will to train them to be the finest hunting team in the valley. Glory and victory were coming to them, but sadness waited too. And close by was the strange and wonderful power that's only found ... where the red fern grows
Summary
A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart's desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 1981.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 1989.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1987.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080260
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rawls, Wilson
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.R1975
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Reading level
  • 4.9
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Laurel-leaf books
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader - Brown
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hunting dogs
  • Ozark Mountains
  • Hunting dogs
  • Dogs
  • Pets
  • Ozark Mountains
  • Adventure stories
  • Dogs
  • United States
  • Adventure fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy, Wilson Rawls
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
ocm47990204
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780812416961
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)47990204
Label
Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy, Wilson Rawls
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
ocm47990204
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780812416961
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)47990204

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