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The Resource Goin' someplace special, written by Patricia McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Goin' someplace special, written by Patricia McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
Goin' someplace special
Title
Goin' someplace special
Statement of responsibility
written by Patricia McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Title variation
  • Going someplace special
  • Goin someplace special
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library
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Summary
In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrators Category, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116924
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M478693
LC item number
Go 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation
  • Afro-Americans
  • Nashville (Tenn.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Goin' someplace special, written by Patricia McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Anne Schwartz book
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged).
Isbn
9780689818851
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99088258
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689818851
  • (OCoLC)43050147
Label
Goin' someplace special, written by Patricia McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Note
Anne Schwartz book
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged).
Isbn
9780689818851
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99088258
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689818851
  • (OCoLC)43050147

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      85 Literary Lane, Newnan, GA, 30265, US
      33.38561 -84.669793
    • A. Mitchell Powell Jr. BranchBorrow it
      25 Hospital Road, Newnan, GA, 30263, US
      33.387732 -84.816797
    • Senoia BranchBorrow it
      148 Pylant Street, Senoia, GA, 30276, US
      33.297709 -84.561283

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