Sounder
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Contributors:
Barkley, James, illustrator.
Published:
Santa Barbara, CA : ABC-Clio, 1987, c1969.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
99 pages (large print) : ill. ; 25 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 3
Status:
Harpeth Valley Elementary - Kids Fiction has 2
F ARM
Robert E Lillard Elementary - Kids Fiction
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Description
The Powerful Newbery Award-winning classic A landmark in children's literature, winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal, and the basis of an acclaimed film, Sounder traces the keen sorrow and the abiding faith of a poor African-American boy in the 19th-century South. The boy's life is changed forever when his father is caught stealing a ham to feed his starving family. His dog, Sounder, is wounded in the incident and waits faithfully for his master to come home. Read by Avery Brooks, this timeless and compelling parable will move listeners of all ages.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
1557360030 (lg. print : alk. paper) :
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.3, 3 Points

Notes

General Note
"Newberry medal winner"--Cover.
General Note
"Cornerstone books."
Description
Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder.
Awards
Newbery Medal Winner, 1970.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, W. H., & Barkley, J. (19871969). Sounder. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, William Howard and James, Barkley. 19871969. Sounder. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, William Howard and James, Barkley, Sounder. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 19871969.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Armstrong, William Howard., and James Barkley. Sounder. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 19871969. 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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