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The Resource A different pond, written by Bao Phi ; illustrated by Thi Bui

A different pond, written by Bao Phi ; illustrated by Thi Bui

Label
A different pond
Title
A different pond
Statement of responsibility
written by Bao Phi ; illustrated by Thi Bui
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam"--
Storyline
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Asian Pacific American Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Picture Book, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2018.
  • Minnesota Book Award for Children's Books, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
  • Caldecott Honor, 2018.
  • School Library Journal's Best Books, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10577092
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phi, Bao
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 620
  • Elementary Grade
Intended audience source
Lexile
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PZ7.1.P5153
LC item number
Di 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 2
Reading level
3.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bui, Thi
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fishing stories
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fishing
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fishing stories
  • Immigrants
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Fathers and sons
  • Immigrants
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Fishing
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Emigration & Immigration
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Asian American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Homelessness & Poverty
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A different pond, written by Bao Phi ; illustrated by Thi Bui
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn973288744
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781479597468
Lccn
2016058060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)973288744
Label
A different pond, written by Bao Phi ; illustrated by Thi Bui
Publication
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
ocn973288744
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781479597468
Lccn
2016058060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)973288744

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