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The Resource American ace, by Marilyn Nelson

American ace, by Marilyn Nelson

Label
American ace
Title
American ace
Statement of responsibility
by Marilyn Nelson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Connor tries to help his severely depressed father, who learned upon his mother's death that Nonno was not his biological father, by doing research that reveals Dad's father was probably a Tuskegee Airman
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.5.N45
LC item number
Ame 2016
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Novels in verse
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Racially mixed people
  • Families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Novels in verse
  • Racially mixed people
Target audience
adolescent
Label
American ace, by Marilyn Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The language of suffering -- Uncle father Joe -- Driver's permit -- Hot cocoa -- Letter? -- La famiglia Bianchini -- Chinese gong -- Gold class ring -- Heirloom -- Italian bling -- The x-factor -- Baklava -- Unknown DNA -- The stink eye -- Suo Marte -- Dead-end clue -- The mystery ring -- The Forcean -- But -- Historically black colleges and universities -- A hundred what-ifs -- What families are for -- Googling Wilberforce -- Lines of OOOOOOO -- Ace -- Together in the kitchen -- Cringing -- DNA -- Thanksgiving gasp -- Now that we're colored -- Acute care -- Rehab -- Daily visits -- Watching dad come back to life -- Reading dad the headlines -- Holding dad's juice glass -- Feeding dad a salisbury steak dinner -- Wheelchair to walker -- Rehab Christmas -- Moving dad home -- Beginning -- The floodgates opened -- Heroes -- DMV -- Beyond skin -- How this book came to be
Control code
ocn904246795
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780803733053
Lccn
2015000851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)904246795
Label
American ace, by Marilyn Nelson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The language of suffering -- Uncle father Joe -- Driver's permit -- Hot cocoa -- Letter? -- La famiglia Bianchini -- Chinese gong -- Gold class ring -- Heirloom -- Italian bling -- The x-factor -- Baklava -- Unknown DNA -- The stink eye -- Suo Marte -- Dead-end clue -- The mystery ring -- The Forcean -- But -- Historically black colleges and universities -- A hundred what-ifs -- What families are for -- Googling Wilberforce -- Lines of OOOOOOO -- Ace -- Together in the kitchen -- Cringing -- DNA -- Thanksgiving gasp -- Now that we're colored -- Acute care -- Rehab -- Daily visits -- Watching dad come back to life -- Reading dad the headlines -- Holding dad's juice glass -- Feeding dad a salisbury steak dinner -- Wheelchair to walker -- Rehab Christmas -- Moving dad home -- Beginning -- The floodgates opened -- Heroes -- DMV -- Beyond skin -- How this book came to be
Control code
ocn904246795
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780803733053
Lccn
2015000851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)904246795

Library Locations

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      2101 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, NM, 87401, US
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