The Resource Kira-Kira, Cynthia Kadohata

Kira-Kira, Cynthia Kadohata

Label
Kira-Kira
Title
Kira-Kira
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Kadohata
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Young Adult Literature, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
  • Newbery Medal, 2005.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122572
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kadohata, Cynthia
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 11 up
  • 740
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Friendship
  • Japanese Americans
  • Death
  • Georgia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Kira-Kira, Cynthia Kadohata
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780689856396
Lccn
2003000737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
BRO-cust20050812-064
System control number
  • ocm51861752
  • 79830
Label
Kira-Kira, Cynthia Kadohata
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780689856396
Lccn
2003000737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
BRO-cust20050812-064
System control number
  • ocm51861752
  • 79830

Library Locations

    • Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      3000 Macon Road, Columbus, GA, 31906, US
      32.4769285 -84.9441
    • North Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      5689 Armour Road, Columbus, GA, 31909, US
      32.528633 -84.953102
    • South Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      2034 S. Lumpkin Road, Columbus, GA, 31903, US
      32.415104 -84.951737
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