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The Resource The turtle of Oman : a novel, Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt

The turtle of Oman : a novel, Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt

Label
The turtle of Oman : a novel
Title
The turtle of Oman
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home
Summary
When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10355346
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nye, Naomi Shihab
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 700
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
  • PZ7.N976
  • PS3564.Y44
LC item number
  • Tur 2014
  • T87 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.6.
  • 4.3.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peterschmidt, Betsy
  • Greenwillow Books
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Moving, Household
  • Grandfathers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Moving, Household
  • Grandfathers
  • Immigration and emigration
  • Grandfathers
  • Moving
  • Oman
  • Oman
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The turtle of Oman : a novel, Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt
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
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780062019721
Lccn
2014018263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881318198
  • (OCoLC)ocn881318198
  • 557132
Label
The turtle of Oman : a novel, Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt
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
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780062019721
Lccn
2014018263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881318198
  • (OCoLC)ocn881318198
  • 557132

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