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The Resource Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Touching Spirit Bear
Title
Touching Spirit Bear
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2003.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2003.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2002.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2004.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2004.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2006.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2004.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Awards note
"Napra Nautilus Award Winner"--Cover.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095511
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikaelsen, Ben
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Anger
  • Forgiveness
  • Child abuse
  • Tlingit Indians
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Harper Trophy edition.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781439590362
Lccn
bl2002004633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Touching Spirit Bear, Ben Mikaelsen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Harper Trophy edition.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781439590362
Lccn
bl2002004633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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