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The Resource Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney

Label
Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo
Title
Sam and the tigers
Title remainder
a new telling of Little Black Sambo
Statement of responsibility
by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates what happens when a little boy named Sam matches wits with several tigers that want to eat him (a new telling of Little Black Sambo)
Related
Summary
Relates what happens when a little boy named Sam matches wits with several tigers that want to eat him
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Primary (Grades K-2), 1999.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
111815
Cataloging source
HCO
Citation source
  • Kirkus, August 01, 1996
  • School Library Jl. starred, August 1996
  • Booklist starred, June 15, 1996
  • The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starred, July 1996
  • Wilson Children's Catalog
Dewey number
E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
004-008
Intended audience source
BTSB
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.L5629Sam 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
Reading level
3.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a new telling of Little Black Sambo
Label
Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
80566078
Extent
unp.
Isbn
9780803720282
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
95043080
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
()144840
Label
Sam and the tigers : a new telling of Little Black Sambo, by Julius Lester ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Control code
80566078
Extent
unp.
Isbn
9780803720282
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
95043080
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
()144840

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