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The Resource Kira-kira, by Cynthia Kadohata

Kira-kira, by Cynthia Kadohata

Label
Kira-kira
Title
Kira-kira
Statement of responsibility
by Cynthia Kadohata
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill
Summary
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Young Adult Literature, 2006.
  • Newbery Medal, 2005.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122572
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadohata, Cynthia
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K1166
LC item number
Ki 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
  • Japanese Americans
  • Death
  • Newbery Medal, 2005
  • Georgia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Kira-kira, by Cynthia Kadohata
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
19854860
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
231 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786276165
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Kira-kira, by Cynthia Kadohata
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
19854860
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
231 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786276165
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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