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The Resource A family apart, Joan Lowery Nixon

A family apart, Joan Lowery Nixon

Label
A family apart
Title
A family apart
Statement of responsibility
Joan Lowery Nixon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When their mother can no longer support them, six siblings are sent by the Children's Aid Society of New York City to live with farm families in Missouri in 1860
Member of
Summary
When their mother can no longer support them, six siblings are sent by the children's Aid Society of New York City to live with farm families in Missouri in 1860. The oldest girl, Frances, become involved in the Underground Railroad
Pace
Tone
Award
  • Spur Award for Juvenile Fiction, 1987.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096180
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Junior High School Library Catalog (Wilson)
  • Booklist
  • School Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nixon, Joan Lowery
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7.4
  • 7-10
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.N65
LC item number
Fam 1987
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Orphan train quartet
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foster home care
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Foster home care
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Missouri
  • Missouri
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A family apart, Joan Lowery Nixon
Instantiates
Publication
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
19100923
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780553054323
Lccn
87012563 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (GPL)6D179F016A0611D48ABA00805F494C70
  • flb01559103
Label
A family apart, Joan Lowery Nixon
Publication
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
19100923
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780553054323
Lccn
87012563 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (GPL)6D179F016A0611D48ABA00805F494C70
  • flb01559103

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