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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
National Book Award Winner.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101111
Cataloging source
PWmBRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whelan, Gloria
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Lexile: 800
LC call number
PZ 7.W5718
LC item number
Ho 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courage
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • India
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 2000
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
19841177
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
173 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780786240609
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001056377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Homeless bird, Gloria Whelan
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, 2000
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
19841177
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
173 pages (large print)
Isbn
9780786240609
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001056377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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