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

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

Label
Sounder
Title
Sounder
Statement of responsibility
by William H. Armstrong ; illustrated by James Barkley
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young African American boy learns the pain of humiliation and anger when his father is given an unjust jail sentence for stealing a ham from a white man. Learning to read and to discover that things do not die but become part of other things brings the youngster new hope
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1970
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1914-1999
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Armstrong, William H.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
900
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.A73394
LC item number
So
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 4.9
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Barkley, James
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
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  • African Americans
  • Poverty
  • Dogs
  • Newbery Medal
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrated by James Barkley
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
116 p.
Isbn
9780439217873
Isbn Type
(Scholastic : pbk., 1993)
Lccn
70085030 /AC
Other control number
16885
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm00024455
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrated by James Barkley
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
116 p.
Isbn
9780439217873
Isbn Type
(Scholastic : pbk., 1993)
Lccn
70085030 /AC
Other control number
16885
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm00024455

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