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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.
Awards note
Texas Bluebonnet Award master list 2004/2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101909
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
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
Contents
  • Introducing Amber and Essie: 4 Portraits
  • 9
  • Amber and Essie: Poems and Drawings
  • 15
  • Amber and Essie: An Album
  • 57
Control code
ocm45248202
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060294601
Lccn
00048438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45248202
  • (Sirsi) a717006
Label
Amber was brave, Essie was smart : the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures / by Vera B. Williams
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
Contents
  • Introducing Amber and Essie: 4 Portraits
  • 9
  • Amber and Essie: Poems and Drawings
  • 15
  • Amber and Essie: An Album
  • 57
Control code
ocm45248202
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060294601
Lccn
00048438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45248202
  • (Sirsi) a717006

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