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A house by the river
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Lee & Low Books, 1997.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
700L
Status:
J.T. Moore Middle - Teen Everyone
E MIL
Description
Illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu Belinda doesn't like the house by the river and, when a dramatic storm approaches, wishes she lived on higher ground in the town. If only her father was alive, she thinks, then she'd feel saver. But what Belinda discovers through the long night is that her house is made from more than wood and brick - it is fortified by the family. An unforgettable story of love and courage. Full colour illustrations thoughout. Ages 4 - 9.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
1880000482 :
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
700

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Description
Belinda's courage is tested when she and her mother sit out a storm, hoping that their house will protect them from the rising river.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Miller, W., Van Wright, C., & Hu, Y. (1997). A house by the river. New York: Lee & Low Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Miller, William, Cornelius, Van Wright and Ying-Hwa, Hu. 1997. A House By the River. New York: Lee & Low Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Miller, William, Cornelius, Van Wright and Ying-Hwa, Hu, A House By the River. New York: Lee & Low Books, 1997.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Miller, William., Cornelius Van Wright, and Ying-Hwa Hu. A House By the River. New York: Lee & Low Books, 1997. 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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