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The Resource Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Label
Ninth Ward
Title
Ninth Ward
Statement of responsibility
by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them
Summary
In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2011
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
359016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhodes, Jewell Parker
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
PZ7.R3476235
LC item number
Ni 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
470
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
NLM call number
Rho
Reading level
3.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Impey, Alison
  • Little, Brown and Company
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina (2005)
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Spirits
  • Survival
  • African Americans
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Grandmothers
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Spirits
  • Coming of age
  • Survival
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • African Americans
  • Grandmothers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Spirits
  • Survival
  • Louisiana
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Book design by Alison Impey"--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
Control code
ocn445478343
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316079822
Lccn
2009034423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 99939039677
  • 9780316043076
System control number
(OCoLC)445478343
Label
Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Publication
Note
"Book design by Alison Impey"--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
Control code
ocn445478343
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9780316079822
Lccn
2009034423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 99939039677
  • 9780316043076
System control number
(OCoLC)445478343

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