The Resource The cay, Theodore Taylor

The cay, Theodore Taylor

Label
The cay
Title
The cay
Statement of responsibility
Theodore Taylor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, a twelve-year-old white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a small desert island in the Caribbean where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Jane Addams Book Award, General Category, 1970.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
100126
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Theodore
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • 860L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Blind
  • Friendship
  • Prejudices
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Shipwrecks
  • Survival
  • Caribbean Area
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The cay, Theodore Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: Timothy of the cay
  • Republished in 2017 with 134 pages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780385079068
Lccn
69015161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The cay, Theodore Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: Timothy of the cay
  • Republished in 2017 with 134 pages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780385079068
Lccn
69015161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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