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The Resource Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley

Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley

Label
Sounder
Title
Sounder
Statement of responsibility
by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder
Summary
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of his devoted dog Sounder
Award
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 1972.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1973.
  • Newbery Medal, 1970.
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal, 1970
  • Mark Twain Award Winner, 1972.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085447
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A73394
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Link
http://falcon.jmu.edu/%7Eramseyil/armstrong.htm
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
81690
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780606049627
Isbn Type
(Turtleback)
Lccn
70085030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00024455
  • (OCoLC)24455
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Link
http://falcon.jmu.edu/%7Eramseyil/armstrong.htm
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
81690
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780606049627
Isbn Type
(Turtleback)
Lccn
70085030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00024455
  • (OCoLC)24455

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