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The Resource White water : inspired by a true story, Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland

White water : inspired by a true story, Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland

Label
White water : inspired by a true story
Title
White water
Title remainder
inspired by a true story
Statement of responsibility
Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After tasting the warm, rusty water from the fountain designated for African Americans, a young boy questions why he cannot drink the cool, refreshing water from the "Whites Only" fountain. Based on a true experience co-author Michael S. Bandy had as a boy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011960
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bandy, Michael S
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 580L
  • Decoding demand: 64 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 74 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 81 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 82 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
3.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stein, Eric
  • Strickland, Shadra
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation
  • Reasoning
  • African Americans
  • Segregation
  • Reasoning
  • African Americans
  • African American boys
  • Drinking fountains
Target audience
primary
Label
White water : inspired by a true story, Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
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
827227
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763636784
Lccn
2010040343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763636784
  • (OCoLC)691200540
Label
White water : inspired by a true story, Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
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
827227
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763636784
Lccn
2010040343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763636784
  • (OCoLC)691200540

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