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Sounder

Armstrong, William Howard, 1914-

New York HarperCollins 1994], c1969

116 p. ill. 22 cm.

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Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder.

Lexile: 900L

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ISBN:

0060201436 $14.95

LC Call No:

PZ7.A73394 So 1994

Dewey Class No:

20 [Fic]

Author:

Armstrong, William Howard, 1914-

Title:

Sounder by William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley.

Publisher:

New York HarperCollins 1994], c1969

Physical:

116 p. ill. 22 cm.

Notes:

Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1969.

Summary:

Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder.

Target Audience:

Lexile 900 0

Target Audience:

7-9

Awards Note:

Missouri Mark Twain Award, 1972

Awards Note:

Newbery Award, 1970

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction

Subject:

Dogs--Fiction

Subject:

Family life--Fiction

Subject:

Poverty--Fiction

AE:PersName:

Barkley, James, ill.

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