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The Resource Sylvia and Aki, Winifred Conkling

Sylvia and Aki, Winifred Conkling

Label
Sylvia and Aki
Title
Sylvia and Aki
Statement of responsibility
Winifred Conkling
Title variation
Sylvia and Aki
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the start of World War II, Japanese-American third-grader Aki and her family are sent to an internment camp in Poston, Arizona, while Mexican-American third-grader Sylvia's family leases their Orange County, California, farm and begins a fight to stop school segregation
Summary
At the start of World War II, Japanese-American third-grader Aki and her family are sent to an internment camp in Poston, Arizona, while Mexican-American third-grader Sylvia's family leases their Orange County, California, farm and begins a fight to stop school segregation
Tone
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2012.
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011772
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conkling, Winifred
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C76182
LC item number
Syl 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in education
  • Japanese Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Farm life
  • Poston Relocation Center (Ariz.)
  • Orange County (Calif.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sylvia and Aki, Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-149)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 151 p.
Isbn
9781582463377
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010024182
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Sylvia and Aki, Winifred Conkling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-149)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 151 p.
Isbn
9781582463377
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010024182
Other physical details
ill.

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