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The Resource Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad, Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd

Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad, Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd

Label
Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad
Title
Africa is my home
Title remainder
a child of the Amistad
Statement of responsibility
Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a tale of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad describing her capture, her witness to a mutiny, and the Supreme Court trial that prompts her return to Africa
Summary
Presents a tale of a child who arrives in America on the slave ship Amistad describing her capture, her witness to a mutiny, and the Supreme Court trial that prompts her return to Africa
Illustration
Awards note
  • African Studies Association Children's Africana Book Award, 2014.
  • Young Hoosier Book 4-6 Award nominee, 2015-2016.
  • Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Award nominee, 2015-2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225342
Cataloging source
Y2A
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edinger, Monica
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 and up
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Byrd, Robert,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green, Sarah Margru Kinson
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Amistad (Schooner)
  • Slavery
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a child of the Amistad
Label
Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad, Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20388536
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
55 pages
Isbn
9780763676476
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905343108
  • (OCoLC)905343108
Label
Africa is my home : a child of the Amistad, Monica Edinger ; illustrated by Robert Byrd
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20388536
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
55 pages
Isbn
9780763676476
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905343108
  • (OCoLC)905343108

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