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The Resource John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Label
John Henry
Title
John Henry
Statement of responsibility
by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells the life of the legendary African American hero who raced against a steam drill to cut through a mountain
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1995; American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1995
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.21
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 720
  • AD 720
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.L434
  • PS3562.E853
LC item number
  • Jo 1994
  • J64 1994
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.0.
  • 4.5.
  • 4.0
  • 4.5
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
Label
John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Typography by Jane Byers Bierhorst"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
38 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803716063
Lccn
93034583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocm28966718
Label
John Henry, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Typography by Jane Byers Bierhorst"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
38 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780803716063
Lccn
93034583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocm28966718

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