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The Resource Becoming Joe DiMaggio, Maria Testa ; with illustrations by Scott Hunt

Becoming Joe DiMaggio, Maria Testa ; with illustrations by Scott Hunt

Label
Becoming Joe DiMaggio
Title
Becoming Joe DiMaggio
Statement of responsibility
Maria Testa ; with illustrations by Scott Hunt
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Children's poetry about family life
Summary
Simple poems tell the touching story of Joseph Paul, who was named after baseball great Joe DiMaggio, and his immigrant grandfather, Papa-Angelo who teaches him all about life, family, and baseball, vividly capturing the special bond between a grandson and his grandfather
Award
  • Lupine Award (Maine), 2002.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
Awards note
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
084705
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Testa, Maria
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.E847
LC item number
B43 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hunt, Scott
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italian Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Italian Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • American poetry
  • Italian Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • Grandparents
  • American poetry
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Grandfathers
  • Italian Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Becoming Joe DiMaggio, Maria Testa ; with illustrations by Scott Hunt
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
Contents
Dreams 1936 -- Baptism -- Sisters -- The second gift -- Conversation -- The first time -- The word -- Saying it out loud -- Silence -- Holidays -- The streak -- Broken hearts -- War -- Home front -- Hands -- The longest blast -- My father, running--1945 -- Fast -- Welcome home -- Smart -- Missing -- Happiness -- Dreams 1951 -- Becoming Joe DiMaggio
Control code
ocm46729155
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
51 pages
Isbn
9780763615376
Lccn
2001025886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46729155
Label
Becoming Joe DiMaggio, Maria Testa ; with illustrations by Scott Hunt
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
Contents
Dreams 1936 -- Baptism -- Sisters -- The second gift -- Conversation -- The first time -- The word -- Saying it out loud -- Silence -- Holidays -- The streak -- Broken hearts -- War -- Home front -- Hands -- The longest blast -- My father, running--1945 -- Fast -- Welcome home -- Smart -- Missing -- Happiness -- Dreams 1951 -- Becoming Joe DiMaggio
Control code
ocm46729155
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
51 pages
Isbn
9780763615376
Lccn
2001025886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)46729155

Library Locations

    • Newberg Public LibraryBorrow it
      503 East Hancock Street, Newberg, OR, 97132, US
      45.301909 -122.974741
    • Salem Public LibraryBorrow it
      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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