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The Resource Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein

Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein

Label
Black dove, white raven
Title
Black dove, white raven
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rhoda who is white and Delia who is black are stunt pilots who perform daring aerobatics. Both women dream of living in a world free of racial discrimination. When Delia is killed in a tragic accident, Rhoda is determined to make that dream come true. She leaves the United States for Ethiopia with her daughter, Em, and Delia's son, Teo and all three fall in love with the beautiful, peaceful country. But peace is soon shattered with the threat of war with Italy, and Em and Teo are drawn into the conflict.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Children’s Africana Book Awards, Older Readers, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405199
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W4358
LC item number
Bl 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 900
  • 900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936
  • Americans
  • Americans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Air pilots
  • Race relations
  • Adoption
  • Ethiopia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9781423185239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o921166328
  • (OCoLC)921166328
Label
Black dove, white raven, Elizabeth Wein
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9781423185239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o921166328
  • (OCoLC)921166328

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