The Resource Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley

Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley

Label
Sounder
Title
Sounder
Statement of responsibility
by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog, Sounder
Member of
Awards note
  • John Newbery Medal, 1970.
  • Mark Twain Readers Award Winner, 1972.
  • Children's notable lists, 1970.
Cataloging source
CWJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, William H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 10 and up
  • 900
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.A73394
LC item number
So 2002
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barkley, James
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Dogs
  • Family life
  • Poverty
  • Newbery medal
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: Sour land
  • Original copyright: Harper & Row, 1969
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
ocm51767051
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780060201432
Lccn
70085030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF Armstrong ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; MW ; [merge w/00024455, 27215211] ; SYS11-02BT5 ; S0406BT1 ; S0908N31 ; SY0901INGRAM11 ; [Y15BP053, #2, 1@16.99, jll/CS]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51767051
Label
Sounder, by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: Sour land
  • Original copyright: Harper & Row, 1969
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
ocm51767051
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780060201432
Lccn
70085030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF Armstrong ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; MW ; [merge w/00024455, 27215211] ; SYS11-02BT5 ; S0406BT1 ; S0908N31 ; SY0901INGRAM11 ; [Y15BP053, #2, 1@16.99, jll/CS]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51767051

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