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The Resource Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Label
Ellen's broom
Title
Ellen's broom
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cherishing the special broom resting above her hearth for its representation of the slave heritage that once forbade legal marriages, Ellen prepares for her parents' triumphant registry at a Reconstruction-era courthouse as lawful husband and wife and proudly carries the broom so that they can repeat a cultural wedding tradition
Member of
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD610L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • "A young girl discovers a family tradition."--Cover
  • "A rare story about family and the meaning of freedom."--back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
731911644
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Lccn
2011047101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky243606715
  • (OCoLC)731911644
Label
Ellen's broom, Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • "A young girl discovers a family tradition."--Cover
  • "A rare story about family and the meaning of freedom."--back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
731911644
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399250033
Lccn
2011047101
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky243606715
  • (OCoLC)731911644

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