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The Resource Waiting for Pumpsie, Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by London Ladd

Waiting for Pumpsie, Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by London Ladd

Label
Waiting for Pumpsie
Title
Waiting for Pumpsie
Statement of responsibility
Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by London Ladd
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1959 Bernard is a young Red Sox fan, troubled by the lack of Black players in major league baseball, especially as there are none at all on his favorite team--but change is coming in the form of a rookie named Pumpsie Green
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Citation location within source
  • March 15, 2017
  • February 01, 2017
  • February 01, 2017
  • December 05, 2016
Citation source
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • School Library Journal
  • Booklist
  • Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wittenstein, Barry
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5-8
  • K-3
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
LC call number
PZ7.1.W6
LC item number
Wai 2017
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ladd, London
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green, Pumpsie
  • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
  • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team)
  • African American baseball players
  • Baseball
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Discrimination
  • Baseball
  • African Americans
  • African American families
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Boston (Mass.)
Target audience
primary
Label
Waiting for Pumpsie, Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by London Ladd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016013776
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580895453
Lccn
2016013776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580895453
  • (OCoLC)946031654
Label
Waiting for Pumpsie, Barry Wittenstein ; illustrated by London Ladd
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016013776
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781580895453
Lccn
2016013776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781580895453
  • (OCoLC)946031654

Library Locations

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      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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