The Resource A summer of Kings, Han Nolan

A summer of Kings, Han Nolan

Label
A summer of Kings
Title
A summer of Kings
Statement of responsibility
Han Nolan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over the course of the summer of 1963, fourteen-year-old Esther Young discovers the passion within her when eighteen-year-old King-Roy Johnson, accused of murdering a white man in Alabama, comes to live with her family
Summary
After being accused of killing a white man in Alabama and sent north by his mother to escape a lynch mob, King-Roy finds his way to a home where he meets Esther, a young white girl looking for excitement and attention, where an unexpected friendship develops that transforms both of their lives while coming to terms with what they deem just and right
Theme
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145355
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nolan, Han
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
12 and up
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.N6783
LC item number
Sum 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Black Muslims
  • Westchester County (N.Y.)
  • Race relations
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • African Americans
  • Black Muslims
  • Family life
  • Fourteen-year-old girls
  • Fourteen-year-olds
  • Eighteen-year-old men
  • Eighteen-year-olds
  • African-American teenage boys
  • Murder suspects
  • Fugitives
  • Family
  • Parent and child
  • Parent and teenager
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Civil rights workers
  • Life change events in teenagers
  • Individuality in teenagers
  • Self-discovery in teenage girls
  • Self-discovery in teenage boys
  • Self-discovery in teenagers
  • The Sixties (20th century)
  • Westchester County (N.Y.)
  • African Americans
  • Black Muslims
  • Civil rights movements
  • Race relations
  • New York (State)
  • Race relations
  • Family life
  • Black Muslims
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Westchester County (N.Y.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A summer of Kings, Han Nolan
Link
Instantiates
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
ocm61228544
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9781415673409
Lccn
2005019487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)61228544
Label
A summer of Kings, Han Nolan
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
ocm61228544
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
334 pages
Isbn
9781415673409
Lccn
2005019487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)61228544

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