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The Resource My Seneca village, Marilyn Nelson

My Seneca village, Marilyn Nelson

Label
My Seneca village
Title
My Seneca village
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One of America's most honored writers--a Newbery Honor medalist, Coretta Scott King Medalist, and a three-time National Book Award finalist--draws upon history, and her astonishing imagination, to revive the long lost community of Seneca Village."--Jacket
Member of
Summary
Drawing from history and her imagination the poet offers a glimpse into the lives of Seneca Village's residents
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Claudia Lewis Award, 2016.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Book, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10470721
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
My Seneca village, Marilyn Nelson
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
Contents
Welcome to My Seneca village -- The poems. Land owner -- 15¢ futures -- Saplings -- Across the parade -- African Mutual Relief Society -- Too light for gravity -- Under the fathomless -- Gradual emancipation -- Sky-land -- Bring out your dead -- The yellow girl -- The Park Theatre -- The Shakespeare riot -- Hand-me-down petticoat -- Wild night -- Fire, ice, kiss -- Tub-men -- Conductor -- The cotillion -- Address -- Babylon -- Counting blessings -- Thompson and Seaman vows, African Union Church -- New York to Nicaragua -- Nicaragua crossing -- Penny postcard -- Words and whispers -- Little box -- Council of Brothers -- Miracle in the collection plate -- Cassidy's -- Professor Hesser, music lessons -- Sisters of Charity -- The deaf boy -- Make-believe -- To know -- Rejoice with me -- Sleep-out -- Pig on the ice -- The Law of Eminent Domain -- Uncle Epiphany -- About the poems
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 87 pages
Isbn
9781608981960
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)921132669
Label
My Seneca village, Marilyn Nelson
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
Contents
Welcome to My Seneca village -- The poems. Land owner -- 15¢ futures -- Saplings -- Across the parade -- African Mutual Relief Society -- Too light for gravity -- Under the fathomless -- Gradual emancipation -- Sky-land -- Bring out your dead -- The yellow girl -- The Park Theatre -- The Shakespeare riot -- Hand-me-down petticoat -- Wild night -- Fire, ice, kiss -- Tub-men -- Conductor -- The cotillion -- Address -- Babylon -- Counting blessings -- Thompson and Seaman vows, African Union Church -- New York to Nicaragua -- Nicaragua crossing -- Penny postcard -- Words and whispers -- Little box -- Council of Brothers -- Miracle in the collection plate -- Cassidy's -- Professor Hesser, music lessons -- Sisters of Charity -- The deaf boy -- Make-believe -- To know -- Rejoice with me -- Sleep-out -- Pig on the ice -- The Law of Eminent Domain -- Uncle Epiphany -- About the poems
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 87 pages
Isbn
9781608981960
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)921132669

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