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Alligator bayou, Donna Jo Napoli

Label
Alligator bayou
Title
Alligator bayou
Statement of responsibility
Donna Jo Napoli
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Calogero Scalise and his Sicilian uncles and cousin live in small-town Louisiana in 1898, when Jim Crow laws rule and anti-immigration sentiment is strong, so despite his attempts to be polite and to follow American customs, disaster dogs his family at every turn
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Calogero Scalise and his Sicilian uncles and cousin live in small-town Louisiana in 1898, when Jim Crow laws rule and anti-immigration sentiment is strong, so despite his attempts to be polite and to follow American customs, disaster dogs his family at every turn
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304442
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
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Napoli, Donna Jo
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
430
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.N15
LC item number
Am 2009
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430
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prejudices
  • Italian Americans
  • Uncles
  • Race relations
  • Country life
  • Louisiana
  • Prejudices
  • Italian Americans
  • Uncles
  • Race relations
  • Country life
  • Louisiana
  • Country life
  • Italian Americans
  • Prejudices
  • Race relations
  • Uncles
  • Louisiana
  • Prejudices
  • Uncles
  • Italian Americans
  • Historical fiction
  • Country life
  • Race relations
  • Louisiana
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alligator bayou, Donna Jo Napoli
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
ocn230729305
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780385908917
Lccn
2008014504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)230729305
Label
Alligator bayou, Donna Jo Napoli
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
ocn230729305
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780385908917
Lccn
2008014504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)230729305

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