The Resource Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry : illustrations by the author

Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry : illustrations by the author

Label
Call it courage
Title
Call it courage
Statement of responsibility
Armstrong Sperry : illustrations by the author
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a Polynesian legend, this is the story of a youth who overcomes his fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his tribe
Summary
The Chief's son, Mafutu, sets out on a voyage of discovery with his faithful dog, Uri, and finds his courage after being driven out of his village for showing fear
Award
Newberry Medal, 1941.
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal, 1940
  • Newbery Medal, 1941
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
099066
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1897-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sperry, Armstrong
Dewey number
[398.2]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.S75
  • .S75 Cal
LC item number
Cal
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Reading level
  • 6.2
  • 5.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilderness survival
  • Courage
  • Polynesia
  • Folklore
  • Courage
  • Survival
  • Courage
  • Wilderness survival
  • Polynesia
  • Fear
  • Newbery Medal books
  • Polynesia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry : illustrations by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Flight
  • The sea
  • The island
  • Drums
  • Homeward
Control code
ocm00225432
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780027860306
Lccn
40004229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
M-08960-00
System control number
(OCoLC)225432
Label
Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry : illustrations by the author
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Flight
  • The sea
  • The island
  • Drums
  • Homeward
Control code
ocm00225432
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780027860306
Lccn
40004229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
M-08960-00
System control number
(OCoLC)225432

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