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Call it courage
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Published:
New York : The Macmillan company, 1940.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
95 pages : ill. ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.2 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
830L
Status:
A. Z. Kelley Elementary - Kids Fiction
F SPE
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Description
For use in schools and libraries only. Relates how Mafatu, a young Polynesian boy whose name means Stout Heart, overcomes his terrible fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his people.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0020452705 (pbk.), 0689713916 (pbk.), 0027860302
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.2, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
830

Notes

General Note
Based on a Polynesian legend, this is the story of a youth who overcomes his fear of the sea and proves his courage to himself and his tribe.
Awards
Newbery Medal, 1941.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Sperry, A. (1940). Call it courage. New York: The Macmillan company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sperry, Armstrong, 1897-1976. 1940. Call It Courage. New York: The Macmillan company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sperry, Armstrong, 1897-1976, Call It Courage. New York: The Macmillan company, 1940.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sperry, Armstrong. Call It Courage. New York: The Macmillan company, 1940. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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