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The Resource Borrowed names : poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters, Jeannine Atkins

Borrowed names : poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters, Jeannine Atkins

Label
Borrowed names : poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters
Title
Borrowed names
Title remainder
poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters
Statement of responsibility
Jeannine Atkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a child, Laura Ingalls Wilder traveled across the prairie in a covered wagon. Her daughter, Rose, thought those stories might make a good book, and the two created the beloved Little House series. Sarah Breedlove, the daughter of former slaves, wanted everything to be different for her own daughter, A'Lelia. Together they built a million-dollar beauty empire for women of color. Marie Curie became the first person in history to win two Nobel prizes in science. Inspired by her mother, Irene too became a scientist and Nobel prize winner. Borrowed names is the story of these extraordinary mothers and daughters
Summary
As a child, Laura Ingalls Wilder traveled across the prairie in a covered wagon. Her daughter, Rose, thought those stories might make a good book, and the two created the beloved Little House series. Sarah Breedlove, the daughter of former slaves, wantedeverything to be different for her own daughter, A'Lelia. Together they built a million-dollar beauty empire for women of color. Marie Curie became the first person in history to win two Nobel prizes in science. Inspired by her mother, Irene too became ascientist and Nobel prize winner. Borrowed names is the story of these extraordinary mothers and daughters
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Award nominee, 2012-2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
347372
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atkins, Jeannine
Dewey number
811/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 910
  • 910L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
PS3601.T4885
LC item number
B67 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
910
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  • Walker, C. J.
  • Curie, Marie
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Young adult poetry, American
  • Poetry
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C. J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters
Label
Borrowed names : poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters, Jeannine Atkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-208)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Laura Ingalls Wilder and Rose Wilder Lane -- Madam C.J. Walker and A'Lelia Walker -- Marie Curie and Irène Joliot-Curie -- Time line -- Selected bibliography
Control code
19880170
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780805089349
Lccn
2009023446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn3ocm91407877
Label
Borrowed names : poems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters, Jeannine Atkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-208)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Laura Ingalls Wilder and Rose Wilder Lane -- Madam C.J. Walker and A'Lelia Walker -- Marie Curie and Irène Joliot-Curie -- Time line -- Selected bibliography
Control code
19880170
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780805089349
Lccn
2009023446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn3ocm91407877

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      107 N. Main St., Culver, IN, 46511, US
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