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The Resource That Bookwoman, Heather Henson ; pictures by David Small

That Bookwoman, Heather Henson ; pictures by David Small

Label
That Bookwoman
Title
That Bookwoman
Statement of responsibility
Heather Henson ; pictures by David Small
Title variation
That Book Woman
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Cal, who lives high in the Appalachian Mountains with his family, does not understand his sister's love for books, but the Book Woman always wanders to their home, and Cal's parents are always willing to trade something to keep Cal's sister reading
Summary
A family living in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1930s gets books to read during the regular visits of the "Book Woman"--a librarian who rides a pack horse through the mountains, lending books to the isolated residents
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Great Lakes Book Awards, Children's category, 2009.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
290136
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henson, Heather
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • K-3
  • AD 920
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H39863
LC item number
Th 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Small, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Packhorse librarians
  • Books and reading
  • Librarians
  • Appalachian Region
  • Packhorse librarians
  • Books and reading
  • Librarians
  • Appalachian Region
  • Historical fiction
  • Books and reading
  • Librarians
  • Appalachian Region
Target audience
primary
Label
That Bookwoman, Heather Henson ; pictures by David Small
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
Control code
18196559
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781416908128
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2007018156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)296464
  • (IMchF)fol11588178
Label
That Bookwoman, Heather Henson ; pictures by David Small
Publication
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
18196559
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781416908128
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2007018156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)296464
  • (IMchF)fol11588178

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