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The Resource The wind singer : an adventure, by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis

The wind singer : an adventure, by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis

Label
The wind singer : an adventure
Title
The wind singer
Title remainder
an adventure
Statement of responsibility
by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After Kestrel Hath rebels against the stifling rules of Amaranth society and is forced to flee, she, along with her twin brother and a tagalong classmate, follow an ancient map in quest of the legendary silver voice of the wind singer, in an attempt to heal Amaranth and its people
Member of
Summary
Relegated to the lowest levels of society after a schoolroom rebellion, Kestrel Hath and her twin brother, Bowman, seek to recover the wind singer, which once brought happiness and harmony to their caste-system city, from the evil spirit-lord, Morah
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
  • Nestle Children's Book Prize for Nine to Eleven Year Olds, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096144
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholson, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • GR. 4-6
  • 770L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sís, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The wind on fire
Series volume
1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twins
  • Brothers and sisters
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an adventure
Label
The wind singer : an adventure, by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780786814176
Lccn
00039714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780786805693
Other physical details
illustrations, frontispiece, map
Label
The wind singer : an adventure, by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780786814176
Lccn
00039714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780786805693
Other physical details
illustrations, frontispiece, map

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