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Bird / by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland.

Elliott, Zetta. (Author). Strickland, Shadra, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Willimantic Public Library.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Willimantic Public Library J ELL (Text to phone) 34036144692666 Juvenile Fiction Available -
 Suggested Reading Level: Grades 3+

Record details

  • ISBN: 160060241X
  • ISBN: 9781600602412
  • ISBN: 9781537958125 : PBD
  • ISBN: 1537958127 : PBD
  • ISBN: 9781600602412
  • ISBN: 160060241X
  • ISBN: 9781620143483
  • ISBN: 1620143488
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Lee & Low Book, ©2008.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Bird, an artistic young African American boy, expresses himself through drawing as he struggles to understand his older brother's drug addiction and death, while a family friend, Uncle Son, provides guidance and understanding.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Grades K-4 3.8 0.5 SD Quiz 126507 English fiction.
Awards Note:
John Steptoe Award for New Talent, illustrator, 2009.
Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Book Award, 2009.
Subject: Novels in verse > Juvenile poetry.
Death > Juvenile poetry.
Drug abuse > Juvenile poetry.
Drawing > Juvenile poetry.
Families > Juvenile poetry.
African Americans > Juvenile poetry.
Novels in verse.
Death > Fiction.
Drug abuse > FIction.
Drawing > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Genre: Children's poetry.
Novels in verse.

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