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The Resource Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson

Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson

Label
Carver, a life in poems
Title
Carver, a life in poems
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of poems that combine to provide a portrait of the life of nineteenth-century African-American botanist and inventor George Washington Carver
Summary
A collection of forty-four poems--told from the point of view of Carver and the people who knew him--provides an account of the life of African American botanist and inventor George Washington Carver
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction and Poetry, 2001.
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2002.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2002.
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 2002.
  • National book award finalist.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131828
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
890
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3573.A4795
LC item number
C37 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life in poems
Label
Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • We the People Bookshelf: A More Perfect Union, 2010
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
16610761
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781886910539
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00063624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(KyLxBWI)bwi07992085
Label
Carver, a life in poems, Marilyn Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • We the People Bookshelf: A More Perfect Union, 2010
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
16610761
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9781886910539
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00063624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(KyLxBWI)bwi07992085

Library Locations

    • Adams Public Library - DecaturBorrow it
      128 S. 3rd St., Decatur, IN, 46733, US
      40.829571 -84.925321
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