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The Resource Belle Prater's boy, Ruth White

Belle Prater's boy, Ruth White

Label
Belle Prater's boy
Title
Belle Prater's boy
Statement of responsibility
Ruth White
Title variation
Belle Praters boy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Woodrow's mother suddenly disappears, he moves to his grandparents' home in a small Virginia town where he befriends his cousin and together they find the strength to face the terrible losses and fears in their lives
Summary
Cousins living in a Virginia coal town have both experienced the loss of someone dear to them. Through the stories they tell each other and the adventures they share, they learn to look beyond grief and imagine better lives for themselves
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Book 1996
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
Awards note
Newbery Medal/Honor.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076485
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • Elem. School Library Collection
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.5
  • 5-8
  • 760
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.W58446
LC item number
Be 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Belle Prater's boy, Ruth White
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
13954171
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 pages
Isbn
9780374306687
Lccn
94043625 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D399638D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00223446
Label
Belle Prater's boy, Ruth White
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
13954171
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 pages
Isbn
9780374306687
Lccn
94043625 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D399638D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00223446

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