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The Resource Sparrow Girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

Sparrow Girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

Label
Sparrow Girl
Title
Sparrow Girl
Statement of responsibility
written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When China's leader declares a war on sparrows, Ming-Li cannot think of the sky without birds in it, and while her countrymen are killing the birds, she and her brother try to save as many as they can
Summary
When China's leader declares war on sparrows in 1958, everyone makes loud noise in hopes of chasing the hungry birds from their land except for Ming-Li, a young girl whose compassion and foresight prevent a disaster
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Texas bluebonnet nominee, 2010-2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305524
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD 590
  • Ages 5-9
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • LG
  • LG
LC call number
PZ7.P3856
LC item number
Sp 2009
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590
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Reading level
  • 3.7
  • 3.7
  • 3.7
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sparrow Girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm244065099
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423111870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244065099
  • (Sirsi) a982793
Label
Sparrow Girl, written by Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm244065099
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781423111870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244065099
  • (Sirsi) a982793

Library Locations

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