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The Resource The cay, Theodore Taylor

The cay, Theodore Taylor

Label
The cay
Title
The cay
Statement of responsibility
Theodore Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, a twelve-year-old white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old Negro are stranded on a small desert island in the Caribbean where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion
Summary
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, a teenage white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old Black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Jane Addams Book Award, General Category, 1970.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
100126
Cataloging source
NjSoBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Theodore
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.T2186
LC item number
Cay 1987
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival.
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival at sea.
  • Airplane crash survival.
  • Friendship
  • Prejudices
  • Blind
  • Blacks
  • Survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival at sea.
  • Airplane crash survival.
  • Friendship
  • Prejudices
  • Blind
  • Blacks
  • Caribbean Area
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The cay, Theodore Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel: Timothy of the cay
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
13426754
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780385079068
Lccn
69015161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(AU)bl 99995620
Label
The cay, Theodore Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel: Timothy of the cay
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
13426754
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780385079068
Lccn
69015161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(AU)bl 99995620

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