The Resource Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Touching Spirit Bear
Title
Touching Spirit Bear
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2003.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2003.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2002.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2004.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2004.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Awards note
Napra Nautilus Award.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095511
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikaelsen, Ben
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10+
  • 730
  • Young Adult
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.M5926
LC item number
To 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 5.4.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Anger
  • Forgiveness
  • Child abuse
  • Child abuse
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Anger
  • Forgiveness
  • Child abuse
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Anger
  • Child abuse
  • Forgiveness
  • Indians of North America
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Alaska
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
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
ocm44732206
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780380805600
Lccn
00040702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44732206
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
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
ocm44732206
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780380805600
Lccn
00040702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)44732206

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