The Resource Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Touching Spirit Bear
Title
Touching Spirit Bear
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, fifteen year-old Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the Native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2003.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2003.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2002.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2004.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2004.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095511
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikaelsen, Ben
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Forgiveness
  • Child abuse
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Anger
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Reader's guide inside"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st rack ed.
Extent
289, 15 pages
Isbn
9780060734008
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57425528
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Publication
Note
"Reader's guide inside"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st rack ed.
Extent
289, 15 pages
Isbn
9780060734008
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57425528

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