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Sounder, by William H. Armstrong. Illus. by James Barkley.

Armstrong, William Howard, 1914- (Author). Barkley, James, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main JF ARM (Text) 840191000524708 Children's Fiction - Lower Level Available -

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  • Physical Description: 116 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York,NY : Harper & Row, 1969.

Content descriptions

General Note: Newbery Medal Winner, 1970.
Summary, etc.: 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 Note: RGL 5 reading grade level.
GRL T guided reading level.
Study Program Information Note: A Star Reading List book.
Subject: Newbery Medal Winner.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > Juvenile fiction.
Poverty > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction > Juvenile fiction.

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