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The Resource Touching Spirit Bear, by Ben Mikaelsen

Touching Spirit Bear, by Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Touching Spirit Bear
Title
Touching Spirit Bear
Statement of responsibility
by Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2003.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2003.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2002.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2004.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2004.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Awards note
Eliot Rosewater nominee, 2005-2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095511
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M5926
LC item number
To 2001
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730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, by Ben Mikaelsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20948059
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780380977444
Lccn
00040702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAP-7434
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, by Ben Mikaelsen
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20948059
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780380977444
Lccn
00040702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAP-7434

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