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The Resource Goin' someplace special, Patricia C. McKissack ; [illustrated by] Jerry Pinkney

Goin' someplace special, Patricia C. McKissack ; [illustrated by] Jerry Pinkney

Label
Goin' someplace special
Title
Goin' someplace special
Statement of responsibility
Patricia C. McKissack ; [illustrated by] Jerry Pinkney
Title variation
  • Going someplace special
  • Goin someplace special
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrators Category, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116924
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD730L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.M478693
LC item number
Go 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Reading level
4.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation
  • African Americans
  • Nashville (Tenn.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Goin' someplace special, Patricia C. McKissack ; [illustrated by] Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Anne Schwartz book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a237382
  • ocm43050147
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689818851
Lccn
99088258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-4120
Label
Goin' someplace special, Patricia C. McKissack ; [illustrated by] Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Anne Schwartz book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
  • a237382
  • ocm43050147
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689818851
Lccn
99088258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-4120

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