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The Resource Star in the forest, Laura Resau ; [illustrations ... by Gary Blythe]

Star in the forest, Laura Resau ; [illustrations ... by Gary Blythe]

Label
Star in the forest
Title
Star in the forest
Statement of responsibility
Laura Resau ; [illustrations ... by Gary Blythe]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After eleven-year-old Zitlally's father is deported to Mexico, she takes refuge in her trailer park's forest of rusted car parts, where she befriends a spunky neighbor and finds a stray dog that she nurses back to health and believes she must keep safe so that her father will return. Includes author's note about immigration from Mexico to the United States, and Nahuatl and Spanish glossaries
Summary
Anticipating her deported father's return while hiding her undocumented status from authorities, Zitlally is devastated by her father's abduction and waits for news with a stray dog she believes is her father's animal spirit
Character
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Award nominee, 2013-2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
347255
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7-10
  • RL: 4.8
LC call number
PZ7.R2978
LC item number
St 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Star in the forest, Laura Resau ; [illustrations ... by Gary Blythe]
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
19997331
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Yearling ed.
Extent
viii, 149 pages
Isbn
9781451752892
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Lccn
2012374386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Star in the forest, Laura Resau ; [illustrations ... by Gary Blythe]
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
19997331
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Yearling ed.
Extent
viii, 149 pages
Isbn
9781451752892
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints)
Lccn
2012374386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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