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The Resource Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis

Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis

Label
Keeping the night watch
Title
Keeping the night watch
Statement of responsibility
Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old African American boy chronicles what happens to his family when his father, who temporarily left, returns home and they all must deal with their feelings of anger, hope, abandonment, and fear
Summary
A thirteen-year-old African American boy chronicles what happens to his family when his father, who temporarily left, returns home and they all must deal with their feelings of anger, hope, abandonment, and fear
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267848
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Hope Anita
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Fathers
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
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
Contents
We are family -- Family cooking instructions -- Pretending -- Sticks and stones -- Somebody's callin' my name -- Showdown at the O.K. Corral -- Family tales -- If you can't stand the heat... -- Seven ways of looking at my father -- The night watchman -- Parents and teachers -- Unidentified family member (UFM) -- The jeweler -- Sign language -- A talk on the moon -- Mountain climbing -- The good stuff -- Crazy glue -- Place cards -- Man-to-man -- Maya's sonnet -- Preacher's sermon on the mount -- Tongue-tied -- Field trip -- Fences -- Lunch is a battlefield -- Row, row, row... -- For real -- (Nick) Tuck -- Best-kept secret -- Can you hear me now? -- Zuri's ABCs -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- Blueprint -- Dance with me
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780805072020
Lccn
2007012372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20090311-039
System control number
  • ocn123818160
  • (OCoLC)123818160
  • 200780
  • Lewis, Earl B.
  • (OCoLC)200780
Label
Keeping the night watch, Hope Anita Smith ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
We are family -- Family cooking instructions -- Pretending -- Sticks and stones -- Somebody's callin' my name -- Showdown at the O.K. Corral -- Family tales -- If you can't stand the heat... -- Seven ways of looking at my father -- The night watchman -- Parents and teachers -- Unidentified family member (UFM) -- The jeweler -- Sign language -- A talk on the moon -- Mountain climbing -- The good stuff -- Crazy glue -- Place cards -- Man-to-man -- Maya's sonnet -- Preacher's sermon on the mount -- Tongue-tied -- Field trip -- Fences -- Lunch is a battlefield -- Row, row, row... -- For real -- (Nick) Tuck -- Best-kept secret -- Can you hear me now? -- Zuri's ABCs -- Light at the end of the tunnel -- Blueprint -- Dance with me
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780805072020
Lccn
2007012372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20090311-039
System control number
  • ocn123818160
  • (OCoLC)123818160
  • 200780
  • Lewis, Earl B.
  • (OCoLC)200780

Library Locations

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