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The Resource The music of dolphins, Karen Hesse

The music of dolphins, Karen Hesse

Label
The music of dolphins
Title
The music of dolphins
Statement of responsibility
Karen Hesse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After rescuing an adolescent girl from the sea, researchers learn she has been raised by dolphins and attempt to rehabilitate her to the human world. At the age of four, Mila fell from a refugee craft and was lost in the ocean between Cuba and Florida. Until her rescue eight years later, she lived as a wild child of the sea. As Mila now learns to communicate and deal with the complexities of human feelings, she develops an understanding of a strange new world--and the human soul
Summary
A girl raised by dolphins records her thoughts about her reintroduction to the human world
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Keystone to Reading Book Award (Pennsylvania), Intermediate category, 1998.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091337
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 560
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
mg
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Mu 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
  • 3.4.
  • 4.1.
  • 3.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feral children
  • Diaries
  • Feral children
  • Diaries
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The music of dolphins, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780590897983
Lccn
96003494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34282839
Label
The music of dolphins, Karen Hesse
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780590897983
Lccn
96003494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34282839

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