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The Resource Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick

Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick

Label
Walt Whitman : words for America
Title
Walt Whitman
Title remainder
words for America
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the American poet whose compassion led him to nurse soldiers during the Civil War, to give voice to the nation's grief at Lincoln's assassination, and to capture the true American spirit in verse
Summary
A biography of the American poet whose compassion led him to nurse soldiers during the Civil War, to give voice to the nation's grief at Lincoln's assassination, and to capture the true American spirit in verse
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2004
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2004.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Awards note
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2005.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2005.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130393
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 811/.3
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 970
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3232
LC item number
.K47 2004
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970
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 12
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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words for America
Label
Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
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Publication
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
14923609
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439357913
Lccn
2003020085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53792753
  • (OCoLC)53792753
Label
Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
Link
Publication
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
14923609
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439357913
Lccn
2003020085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53792753
  • (OCoLC)53792753

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