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The Resource Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Title
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Author Award, 1995.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
975/.03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
960
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.4
  • 6.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKissack, Fredrick
  • Thompson, John
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plantation life
  • Christmas
  • Slaves
  • Southern States
  • Coretta Scott King Award
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Scholastic hardcover"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 67-68)
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
ocm26858298
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
68 pages
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
975.03 M217 ; XX-JN ; KW 1995.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o26858298
  • (Sirsi)3170037
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Scholastic hardcover"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 67-68)
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
ocm26858298
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
68 pages
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
975.03 M217 ; XX-JN ; KW 1995.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o26858298
  • (Sirsi)3170037

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