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The Resource John Henry, as told by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

John Henry, as told by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Label
John Henry
Title
John Henry
Statement of responsibility
as told by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Summary
Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1995
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 1995.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Grades K-3, 1997.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
093796
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
4.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
John Henry, as told by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
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
ocm630682420
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803716070
Lccn
93034583 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)630682420
  • (Sirsi) a488003
  • (OCoLC)28966718
Label
John Henry, as told by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
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
ocm630682420
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803716070
Lccn
93034583 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)630682420
  • (Sirsi) a488003
  • (OCoLC)28966718

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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