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The Resource When the whistle blows, Fran Cannon Slayton

When the whistle blows, Fran Cannon Slayton

Label
When the whistle blows
Title
When the whistle blows
Statement of responsibility
Fran Cannon Slayton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers
Summary
Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers
Awards note
Young Hoosier Middle Grades Book Award Nominee, 2011-2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
321571
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Junior High School, January 2010
  • School Library Journal starred, June 2009
  • Kirkus Starred, May 2009
  • Booklist, July 2009
  • Horn Book, October 2009
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2009
  • Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), October 2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slayton, Fran Cannon
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7.1
  • 5-8
  • 810
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.S63128
LC item number
Wh 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroad stories
  • Families
  • Country life
  • West Virginia
  • Family life
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When the whistle blows, Fran Cannon Slayton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
19584255
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780545240796
Isbn Type
(school market)
Lccn
2008038435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol12275669
Label
When the whistle blows, Fran Cannon Slayton
Publication
Copyright
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
19584255
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780545240796
Isbn Type
(school market)
Lccn
2008038435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol12275669

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