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The Resource Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick

Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick

Label
Walt Whitman : words for America
Title
Walt Whitman
Title remainder
words for America
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the American poet whose compassion led him to nurse soldiers during the Civil War, to give voice to the nation's grief at Lincoln's assassination, and to capture the true American spirit in verse
Summary
A biography of the American poet whose compassion led him to nurse soldiers during the Civil War, to give voice to the nation's grief at Lincoln's assassination, and to capture the true American spirit in verse
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130393
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerley, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 811/.3
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD
  • 970
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3232
LC item number
.K47 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Selznick, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Walt
  • United States
  • Poets, American
  • Nurses
  • Whitman, Walt
  • United States
  • Poets, American
  • Nurses
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
words for America
Label
Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439357913
Lccn
2003020085
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439357913
  • (OCoLC)53792753
Label
Walt Whitman : words for America, by Barbara Kerley ; illustrated by Brian Selznick
Publication
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439357913
Lccn
2003020085
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439357913
  • (OCoLC)53792753

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