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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
Title
Amber was brave, Essie was smart
Title remainder
the story of Amber and Essie told here in poems and pictures
Statement of responsibility
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
101909
Cataloging source
NOG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Vera B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573 .I45615
LC item number
A8
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Children's poetry, American
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
Note
"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
5454726
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
57 pages
Isbn
9780060571825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55990691
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
Note
"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
5454726
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
57 pages
Isbn
9780060571825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55990691

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