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The Resource Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan

Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan

Label
Homeless bird
Title
Homeless bird
Statement of responsibility
Gloria Whelan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When thirteen-year-old Koly enters into an ill-fated arranged marriage, she must either suffer a destiny dictated by India's tradition or find the courage to oppose it
Summary
Kali discovers that the husband her parents have chosen for her is sickly
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2000.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
Awards note
  • Lone Star Reading list, 2001-2002.
  • YALSA top ten, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101111
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
800
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.W5718
LC item number
Ho 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm41482279
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780060284527
Lccn
99-33241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41482279
  • (Sirsi) a670296
Label
Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm41482279
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780060284527
Lccn
99-33241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41482279
  • (Sirsi) a670296

Library Locations

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