The Resource Ship of dolls, Shirley Parenteau

Ship of dolls, Shirley Parenteau

Label
Ship of dolls
Title
Ship of dolls
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Parenteau
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1926, and the one thing eleven-year-old Lexie Lewis wants more than anything is to leave Portland, where she is living with her strict grandparents, and rejoin her mother, a carefree singer in San Francisco. But Mama's new husband doesn't think a little girl should live with parents who work all night and sleep all day. Lexie's class has been raising money to ship a doll to the children of Japan in a friendship exchange, and when Lexie learns that the girl who writes the best letter to accompany the doll will be sent to the farewell ceremony in San Francisco, she knows she just has to be the winner
Member of
Summary
In 1926, eleven-year-old Lexie Lewis seeks to leave her strict grandparents in Portland and reunite with her singer mother in San Francisco, so when she hears that her class is sending a doll to Japan by way of San Francisco, she seizes her chance
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10325877
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parenteau, Shirley
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P2167
LC item number
Sh 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Friendship Dolls
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dolls
  • Letter writing
  • Contests
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ship of dolls, Shirley Parenteau
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
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780763670030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o869527060
  • (OCoLC)869527060
Label
Ship of dolls, Shirley Parenteau
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
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780763670030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o869527060
  • (OCoLC)869527060

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