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The Resource Dark sons, Nikki Grimes

Dark sons, Nikki Grimes

Label
Dark sons
Title
Dark sons
Statement of responsibility
Nikki Grimes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in New York City, as they try to come to terms with being abandoned by their fathers and with the love they feel for their younger stepbrothers
Summary
Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in New York City, as they try to come to terms with being abandoned by their fathers and with the love they feel for their younger stepbrothers
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
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138545
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Grimes, Nikki
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
740
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.G88429
LC item number
Dar 2007
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740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
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True
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  • Fathers and sons
  • Stepbrothers
  • Ishmael
  • African Americans
  • Self-perception
  • Novels in verse
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dark sons, Nikki Grimes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2005
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781423102519
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2007006900
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423102519
  • (OCoLC)82672178
Label
Dark sons, Nikki Grimes
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2005
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781423102519
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2007006900
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423102519
  • (OCoLC)82672178

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