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The Resource The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford

The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford

Label
The story of Ruby Bridges
Title
The story of Ruby Bridges
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960
Summary
For months six-year-old Ruby Bridges must confront the hostility of white parents when she becomes the first African American girl to integrate Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans in 1960
Award
South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 1998.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162184
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coles, Robert
Dewey number
370.19/342
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD
  • 730
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F379.N59
LC item number
N33 1995
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ford, George Cephas
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bridges, Ruby
  • Bridges, Ruby
  • School integration
  • Afro-Americans
  • School integration
  • Afro-Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590439671
Lccn
92033674 /AC/r93
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590439671
  • (OCoLC)26858252
Label
The story of Ruby Bridges, by Robert Coles ; illustrated by George Ford
Publication
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590439671
Lccn
92033674 /AC/r93
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590439671
  • (OCoLC)26858252

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