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Ox-cart man

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Language:
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Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 1130L
Description
Winner of the Caldecott Medal Thus begins a lyrical journey through the days and weeks, the months, and the changing seasons in the life of one New Englander and his family. The oxcart man packs his goods - the wool from his sheep, the shawl his wife made, the mittens his daughter knitted, and the linen they wove. He packs the birch brooms his son carved, and even a bag of goose feathers from the barnyard geese. He travels over hills, through valleys, by streams, past farms and villages. At Portsmouth Market he sells his goods, one by one - even his beloved ox. Then, with his pockets full of coins, he wanders through the market, buying provisions for his family, and returns to his home. And the cycle begins again. "Like a pastoral symphony translated into picture book format, the stunning combination of text and illustrations recreates the mood of 19-century rural New England."-- The Horn Book
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ISBN:
9780140504415
9780670533282
9781430125211
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 1130L
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Grouped Work ID 8cce4fc7-d366-6fd5-47f2-7daed15f3caf
Full title ox cart man
Author hall donald
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 15:45:32PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 15:46:32PM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 4.5
auth_author2 Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000,, Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000.
author Hall, Donald, 1928-
author2-role Cooney, Barbara,1917-2000,ill., Cooney, Barbara,1917-2000.
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subject_facet Caldecott Medal -- 1980, New England -- Fiction, New England -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Ox-cart man
title_full Ox-cart man / by Donald Hall ; illustrated by Barbara Cooney, Ox-cart man / by Donald Hall ; pictures by Barbara Cooney, The Ox-Cart Man
title_short Ox-cart man
title_sub
topic_facet Caldecott Medal, Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Picture Book Fiction