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The Resource The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare

The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare

Label
The sign of the beaver
Title
The sign of the beaver
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George Speare
Title variation
Keeping the promise
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Summary
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Storyline
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1984
  • Josette Frank Award, 1983.
  • Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, 1984.
Awards note
Newbery Medal/Honor, 1984
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
080661
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, October 2006
  • Wilson's Junior High School, January 2010
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), September 2004
  • Child Study Children's Book Committee, June 2003
  • Booklist, November 2004
  • Wilson's Children
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • Newbery Medal/Honor
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speare, Elizabeth George
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.7
  • 5-8
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.S7376
LC item number
Si 1983
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Survival
  • Friendship
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Native Americans
  • Friendship
  • Survival skills
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Control code
21406305
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780395338902
Lccn
83000118
System control number
  • (rplri)23531
  • (IMchF)fol00400955
Label
The sign of the beaver, Elizabeth George Speare
Publication
Copyright
Control code
21406305
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780395338902
Lccn
83000118
System control number
  • (rplri)23531
  • (IMchF)fol00400955

Library Locations

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      104 Ley St., Avilla, IN, 46710, US
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