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The Resource Missing in action, Dean Hughes

Missing in action, Dean Hughes

Label
Missing in action
Title
Missing in action
Statement of responsibility
Dean Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While his father is missing in action in the Pacific during World War II, twelve-year-old Jay moves with his mother to small-town Utah, where he sees prejudice from both sides, as a part-Navajo himself and through an unlikely friendship with Japanese American Ken from the nearby internment camp
Summary
While his father is missing in action in the Pacific during World War II, twelve-year-old Jay moves with his mother to small-town Utah, where he sees prejudice from both sides, as a part-Navajo himself and through an unlikely friendship with Japanese American Ken from the nearby internment camp
Theme
Character
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
351209
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 620
  • Ages 10-14
  • Lexile: 620
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.H87312
LC item number
Mis 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Reading level
  • 3.9
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Prejudices
  • Japanese Americans
  • Racially mixed people
  • Baseball stories
  • Grandparents
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Families
  • Utah
  • Prejudices
  • Japanese Americans
  • Racially mixed people
  • Baseball
  • Grandparents
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Family life
  • Sports
  • Utah
  • Japanese Americans
  • Baseball stories
  • Families
  • Grandparents
  • Prejudices
  • Racially mixed people
  • Utah
  • Prejudices
  • Japanese Americans
  • Racially mixed people
  • Baseball
  • Grandparents
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Family life
  • Historical fiction
  • Utah
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Missing in action, Dean Hughes
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
ocn317623117
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781416915027
Lccn
2009011276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)317623117
Label
Missing in action, Dean Hughes
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
ocn317623117
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9781416915027
Lccn
2009011276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)317623117

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