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The Resource Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall

Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall

Label
Jump into the sky
Title
Jump into the sky
Statement of responsibility
Shelley Pearsall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission. Includes historical notes
Summary
In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
Awards note
  • Young Hoosier Book Award nominee, 2014-15.
  • Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2014-2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10142836
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearsall, Shelley
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
940
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.P3166
LC item number
Jum 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • Fathers and sons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Segregation
  • Prejudices
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • Fathers and sons
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi Book."
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
20134189
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780375936999
Isbn Type
(hardcover library binding)
Lccn
2011024935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn714724548
Label
Jump into the sky, Shelley Pearsall
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi Book."
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
20134189
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780375936999
Isbn Type
(hardcover library binding)
Lccn
2011024935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn714724548

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