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The Resource Island of the blue Dolphins

Island of the blue Dolphins

Label
Island of the blue Dolphins
Title
Island of the blue Dolphins
Statement of responsibility
Scott O'Dell ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Title variation
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 1961.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1964.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1963.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Elementary School, 1982.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096306
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Dell, Scott
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewin, Ted
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Native American girls
  • Islands
  • Loneliness
  • Resourcefulness in girls
  • Independence in girls
  • Abandoned girls
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Courage in girls
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Island of the blue Dolphins
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780547328614
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) thc00002462
  • (OCoLC)16317642
Label
Island of the blue Dolphins
Publication
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780547328614
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) thc00002462
  • (OCoLC)16317642

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