The Resource Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author

Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author

Label
Call it courage
Title
Call it courage
Statement of responsibility
Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people
Member of
Awards note
  • John Newbery Medal, 1941.
  • Children's notable lists, 1941.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1897-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sperry, Armstrong
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 10-12
  • 830
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 6.2
  • 5.8
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Courage
  • Survival
  • Newbery Medal
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Fiftieth Anniversary edition"--Cover
  • Originally copyrighted: 1940
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm20721831
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780027860306
Lccn
89018456 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF Sperry ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; [merge w/00225432, 35768715] ; SYS5-02BT1 ; CS9/05BT ; S0705BT2 ; S06/05BT2 ; S0908N31.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20721831
  • (Sirsi) o20721831
  • (Sirsi)5137366
Label
Call it courage, Armstrong Sperry ; illustrations by the author
Publication
Note
  • "Fiftieth Anniversary edition"--Cover
  • Originally copyrighted: 1940
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm20721831
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780027860306
Lccn
89018456 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF Sperry ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; [merge w/00225432, 35768715] ; SYS5-02BT1 ; CS9/05BT ; S0705BT2 ; S06/05BT2 ; S0908N31.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20721831
  • (Sirsi) o20721831
  • (Sirsi)5137366

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