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The Resource Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls

Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls

Label
Bird in a box
Title
Bird in a box
Statement of responsibility
by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1936, three children meet at the Mercy Home for Negro Orphans in New York State, and while not all three are orphans, they are all dealing with grief and loss which together, along with the help of a sympathetic staff member and the boxing matches of Joe Louis, they manage to overcome. Includes author's notes
Citation location within source
  • October 01, 2011
  • March 01, 2011
  • November 01, 2011
  • June 13, 2011
Citation source
  • Library Media Connection
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • Horn Book Guide
  • Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pinkney, Andrea Davis
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis, Joe
  • Orphanages
  • Orphans
  • Grief
  • African Americans
  • New York (State)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-274)
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
2010022851
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316074032
Lccn
2010022851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316074032
  • (OCoLC)650019272
Label
Bird in a box, by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrations by Sean Qualls
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-274)
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
2010022851
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316074032
Lccn
2010022851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780316074032
  • (OCoLC)650019272

Library Locations

    • Lewisville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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