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The Resource Bird in a box, Andrea Davis Pinkney, (sound recording)

Bird in a box, Andrea Davis Pinkney, (sound recording)

Label
Bird in a box
Title
Bird in a box
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1936, three children meet at the Mercy Home for Negro Orphans in New York State, and while not all three are orphans, they are all dealing with grief and loss which together, along with the help of a sympathetic staff member and the boxing matches of Joe Louis, they manage to overcome. Includes author's notes
Cataloging source
TEFBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pinkney, Andrea Davis
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
  • 009-012
  • 3-6
LC call number
PZ7.P6333
LC item number
Bi 2011ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Reading by Bahni Turpin, S'von Ringo, and J.B. Adkins of the 2011 book
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Turpin, Bahni
  • Ringo, S'von
  • Adkins, J. B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphanages
  • Orphans
  • Louis, Joe
  • Grief
  • African Americans
  • New York (State)
  • Orphanages
  • Orphans
  • Louis, Joe
  • Grief
  • African Americans
  • New York (State)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bird in a box, Andrea Davis Pinkney, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn701712894
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged, library ed..
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307917164
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1802A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)701712894
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bird in a box, Andrea Davis Pinkney, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn701712894
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged, library ed..
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307917164
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1802A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)701712894
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      38.8941177 -76.9478286
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