The Resource Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson

Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Locomotion
Title
Locomotion
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of poems, eleven-year-old Lonnie writes about his life, after the death of his parents, separated from his younger sister, living in a foster home, and finding his poetic voice at school
Summary
In a series of poems, eleven-year-old Lonnie writes about his life, after the death of his parents, separated from his younger sister, living in a foster home, and finding his poetic voice at school
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
103246
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodson, Jacqueline
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PS3573.O64524
LC item number
L63 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.7
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American boys
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Foster home care
  • Orphans
  • Schools
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Brothers and sisters
  • African Americans
  • Foster home care
  • Orphans
  • Schools
  • American poetry
  • African American boys
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Foster home care
  • Orphans
  • Schools
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson
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
Poem book -- Roof -- Line break poem -- Memory -- Mama -- Lili -- First -- Commercial break -- Haiku -- Group home before Miss Edna's house -- Halloween poem -- Parents poem -- Sonnet poem -- How I got my name -- Describe somebody -- Epistle poem -- Roof poem II -- Me, Eric, Lamont & Angel -- Failing -- New boy -- December 9th -- List poem -- Late Saturday afternoon in Halsey Street Park -- Pigeon -- Sometimes poem -- War poem -- Georgia -- New boy poem II -- Tuesday -- Visiting -- Just nothing poem -- God poem -- All of a sudden, the poem -- Hey dog -- Occasional poem -- Haiku poem -- LaTenya -- Poetry poem -- Eric poem -- Lamont -- Hip hop rules the world -- Photographs -- New boy poem III -- Happiness poem -- Birth -- Lili's new mama's house -- Church -- New boy poem IV -- Teacher of the year -- Easter Sunday -- Rodney -- Epitaph poem -- Firefly -- The fire -- Almost summer sky -- Clyde poem I: down South -- First day of school -- Dear God -- LaTenya II -- June
Control code
ocm49936090
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
100 pages
Isbn
9780142415528
Lccn
2002069779
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)49936090
Label
Locomotion, Jacqueline Woodson
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
Poem book -- Roof -- Line break poem -- Memory -- Mama -- Lili -- First -- Commercial break -- Haiku -- Group home before Miss Edna's house -- Halloween poem -- Parents poem -- Sonnet poem -- How I got my name -- Describe somebody -- Epistle poem -- Roof poem II -- Me, Eric, Lamont & Angel -- Failing -- New boy -- December 9th -- List poem -- Late Saturday afternoon in Halsey Street Park -- Pigeon -- Sometimes poem -- War poem -- Georgia -- New boy poem II -- Tuesday -- Visiting -- Just nothing poem -- God poem -- All of a sudden, the poem -- Hey dog -- Occasional poem -- Haiku poem -- LaTenya -- Poetry poem -- Eric poem -- Lamont -- Hip hop rules the world -- Photographs -- New boy poem III -- Happiness poem -- Birth -- Lili's new mama's house -- Church -- New boy poem IV -- Teacher of the year -- Easter Sunday -- Rodney -- Epitaph poem -- Firefly -- The fire -- Almost summer sky -- Clyde poem I: down South -- First day of school -- Dear God -- LaTenya II -- June
Control code
ocm49936090
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
100 pages
Isbn
9780142415528
Lccn
2002069779
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)49936090

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