The Resource Slam!, Walter Dean Myers

Slam!, Walter Dean Myers

Label
Slam!
Title
Slam!
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old "Slam" Harris is counting on his noteworthy basketball talents to get him out of the inner city and give him a chance to succeed in life, but his coach sees things differently
Summary
Seventeen-year-old "Slam" Harris is counting on his basketball talents to get him out of the inner city and give him a chance to succeed in life, but his coach sees things differently
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1997.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 1999.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1997
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076265
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
Sl 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball
  • African Americans
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Prejudices
  • Basketball
  • African Americans
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • Basketball
  • High schools
  • Prejudices
  • Schools
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Slam!, Walter Dean Myers
Link
http://falcon.jmu.edu/%7Eramseyil/myers.htm
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
ocm33668230
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780329677312
Lccn
95046647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)33668230
Label
Slam!, Walter Dean Myers
Link
http://falcon.jmu.edu/%7Eramseyil/myers.htm
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
ocm33668230
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
267 pages
Isbn
9780329677312
Lccn
95046647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)33668230

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