The Resource Brave like me, Barbara Kerley

Brave like me, Barbara Kerley

Label
Brave like me
Title
Brave like me
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Kerley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When someone is serving our country, far from home, everyone in their family has to be brave. Including -- and sometimes especially -- the kids. This book speaks to all kids in this situation in telling the story of a boy and a girl with parents away on duty. It captures the children's worries, fears, trials, and triumphs while waiting for their parents to return from service. Although the narrative tells one universal tale, the photographs depict multiple perspectives so that every reader has someone they can relate to. In the end, each child finds the strength and patience to endure the wait, showing admirable bravery and inspiring us all. An afterword looks further at the meaning of bravery and offers resources for helping kids deal with transition, deployment, and separation. "--Provided by publisher
Summary
"When someone is serving our country, far from home, everyone in their family has to be brave. Including -- and sometimes especially -- the kids. This book speaks to all kids in this situation in telling the story of a boy and a girl with parents away onduty. It captures the children's worries, fears, trials, and triumphs while waiting for their parents to return from service. Although the narrative tells one universal tale, the photographs depict multiple perspectives so that every reader has someone they can relate to. In the end, each child finds the strength and patience to endure the wait, showing admirable bravery and inspiring us all. An afterword looks further at the meaning of bravery and offers resources for helping kids deal with transition, deployment, and separation. "--
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10482131
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerley, Barbara
Dewey number
355.1/20973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 4-8
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children of military personnel
  • Families of military personnel
  • Separation (Psychology) in children
Target audience
primary
Label
Brave like me, Barbara Kerley
Link
9781426323607.jpg
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781426323614
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2015027844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)915774718
Label
Brave like me, Barbara Kerley
Link
9781426323607.jpg
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
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781426323614
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2015027844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)915774718

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