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Dark sons / Nikki Grimes.

Grimes, Nikki (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood TEEN GRI (Text) 36626103879524 Teen Fiction In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780310721451
  • ISBN: 0310721458
  • Physical Description: 190 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Zondervan, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes discussion questions.
Includes excerpt from the author's book: A girl named Mister.
Summary, etc.: Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in New York City, as they try to come to terms with being abandoned by their fathers and with the love they feel for their younger stepbrothers.
Study Program Information Note: Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 2 100575.
Awards Note: Coretta Scott King Honor Book, 2006
Subject: Ishmael (Biblical figure) > Juvenile fiction.
Bible > History of Biblical events > Juvenile fiction.
Novels in verse > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction
Stepbrothers > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction
Self-perception > Juvenile fiction
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.

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