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Stella by starlight

Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author.

New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2016.

320 pages ; 20 cm

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When a burning cross set by the Klan causes panic and fear in 1932 Bumblebee, North Carolina, fifth-grader Stella must face prejudice and find the strength to demand change in her segregated town.

Reading Counts: Level 4.5 / 12.0 Points / 64659.

Lexile: 740L

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ISBN:

9781442494985

LC Call No:

PZ7.D78325 Su 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author.

Title:

Stella by starlight / Sharon M. Draper.

Edition:

First Atheneum Books for Young Readers paperback edition.

Physical:

320 pages ; 20 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Notes:

Includes reading group guide, and excerpt from: Out of my mind.

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2015

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews, 11/15/2014

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 11/24/2014

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 1/2015

Summary:

When a burning cross set by the Klan causes panic and fear in 1932 Bumblebee, North Carolina, fifth-grader Stella must face prejudice and find the strength to demand change in her segregated town.

Target Audience:

4.8.

Target Audience:

4-6.

Target Audience:

740 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 4.8 8.0 171389.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 4.5 12.0 64659.

Subject:

Ku Klux Klan--Fiction.

Subject:

Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Fiction.

Subject:

Prejudices--Fiction.

Subject:

Segregation--Fiction.

Subject:

Civil rights--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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