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The Resource The hundred dresses, Eleanor Estes ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin

The hundred dresses, Eleanor Estes ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin

Label
The hundred dresses
Title
The hundred dresses
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Estes ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin
Title variation
100 dresses
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In winning a medal she is no longer there to receive, a tight-lipped little Polish girl teaches her classmates a lesson. Includes a note from the author's daughter, Helena Estes
Summary
None of her classmates pay much attention to Wanda Petronski, a Polish-American girl, until she announces she has 100 dresses in her closet. Everyone laughs and teases her so much that she stops coming to school. Then, her classmates discover she really does have 100 dresses and discover something about teasing and themselves
Theme
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1945
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089415
Cataloging source
DLC
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1906-1988
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Estes, Eleanor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 6 to 10
  • 870
Intended audience source
Lexile
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870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
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1903-1975
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Slobodkin, Louis
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True
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  • Polish Americans
  • Friendship
  • Polish Americans
  • Friendship
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The hundred dresses, Eleanor Estes ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780152052607
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003057037
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)53435392
Label
The hundred dresses, Eleanor Estes ; illustrated by Louis Slobodkin
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780152052607
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003057037
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)53435392

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