The Resource Copper sun, Sharon M. Draper

Copper sun, Sharon M. Draper

Label
Copper sun
Title
Copper sun
Statement of responsibility
Sharon M. Draper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2007.
  • Heartland Award, 2007.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2007.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143538
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Draper, Sharon M.
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • Grades 9-12
  • UG
LC call number
PZ7.D78325
LC item number
Cop 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Draper, S.
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 5.2
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Tayshas high school reading list, 2007-2008
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indentured servants
  • African Americans
  • South Carolina
  • Florida
  • Slavery
  • Teenage slaves
  • Interracial friendship
  • Sexual slavery
  • African-American teenage girls
  • Fifteen-year-old girls
  • Africans in the United States
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Rape
  • Racism
  • Cruelty
  • Exploitation
  • Friendship
  • Determination in teenage girls
  • Escapes
  • Survival
  • Indentured servants
  • South Carolina
  • Florida
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Indentured servants
  • Florida
  • South Carolina
  • Slavery
  • Contract labor
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Copper sun, Sharon M. Draper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 304-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9781416953487
Lccn
2005005540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780689821813
Label
Copper sun, Sharon M. Draper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 304-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9781416953487
Lccn
2005005540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780689821813

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