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The Resource Never forgotten, by Patricia C. McKissack ; artwork by Leo & Diane Dillon

Never forgotten, by Patricia C. McKissack ; artwork by Leo & Diane Dillon

Label
Never forgotten
Title
Never forgotten
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack ; artwork by Leo & Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In eighteenth-century West Africa, a boy raised by his blacksmith father and the Mother Elements--Wind, Fire, Water, and Earth--is captured and taken to America as a slave
Summary
In eighteenth-century West Africa, a boy raised by his blacksmith father and the Mother Elements--Wind, Fire, Water, and Earth--is captured and taken to America as a slave
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, Author, 2012.
  • ALA children's award.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10012842
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 710L
  • Sentence length: 3 (medium)
  • Word frequency: 1 (very easy)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
  • PZ7.5.M45
  • PS3525.A25
LC item number
  • Ne 2011
  • N48 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 710
  • 710
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
NLM call number
811 McK
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
  • Schwartz & Wade Books
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Slavery
  • Four elements (Philosophy)
  • Blacksmiths
  • Blacks
  • African Americans
  • Novels in verse
  • Families
  • Slavery
  • Four elements (Philosophy)
  • Blacksmiths
  • Blacks
  • African Americans
  • Novels in verse
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Blacksmiths
  • Families
  • Four elements (Philosophy)
  • Slavery
  • Mali
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Never forgotten, by Patricia C. McKissack ; artwork by Leo & Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap
  • "Manufactured in China"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Griot's prelude -- Dinga, the blacksmith -- A father's journey begins -- The mother elements -- The presentation -- The naming -- Musafa -- Beware -- Musafa becomes an apprentice -- Gone -- The search -- Earth's answer -- Fire flares -- Fire's ordeal -- Water's pursuit -- Water's tale -- Wind's chance -- Wind's saga -- Recognition -- The celebration -- Comes the silence -- Author's note
Control code
ocn651153676
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375944536
Lccn
2010024789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375843846
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)651153676
Label
Never forgotten, by Patricia C. McKissack ; artwork by Leo & Diane Dillon
Publication
Note
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap
  • "Manufactured in China"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Griot's prelude -- Dinga, the blacksmith -- A father's journey begins -- The mother elements -- The presentation -- The naming -- Musafa -- Beware -- Musafa becomes an apprentice -- Gone -- The search -- Earth's answer -- Fire flares -- Fire's ordeal -- Water's pursuit -- Water's tale -- Wind's chance -- Wind's saga -- Recognition -- The celebration -- Comes the silence -- Author's note
Control code
ocn651153676
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375944536
Lccn
2010024789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375843846
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)651153676

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