The Resource Island of the Blue Dolphins, $4.99

Island of the Blue Dolphins, $4.99

Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Title
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Statement of responsibility
$4.99
Title variation
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A haunting and unusual story based on the fact that in the early 1800s an Indian girl spent 18 years alone on a rocky island far off the coast of California. . . . A quiet acceptance of fate characterizes her ordeal
Summary
Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 1961.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1964.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1963.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Elementary School, 1982.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096306
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Dell, Scott
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewin, Ted
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery Medal
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins, $4.99
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780440439882
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
60005213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
1/231178
Label
Island of the Blue Dolphins, $4.99
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780440439882
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
60005213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
1/231178

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