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The Resource Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams

Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams

Label
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
Title
Amber was brave, Essie was smart
Title remainder
the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Vera B. Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
Summary
Two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Claudia Lewis Award, 2002.
  • Josette Frank Award, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2001
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101909
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Vera B
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3573.I45615
LC item number
A8 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Sisters
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Sisters
  • American poetry
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/00048438.html
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
19998738
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060294618
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg)
Lccn
00048438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/00048438.html
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
19998738
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060294618
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg)
Lccn
00048438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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