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The Resource Encounter, written by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by David Shannon

Encounter, written by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by David Shannon

Label
Encounter
Title
Encounter
Statement of responsibility
written by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by David Shannon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Book producer
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Taino Indian boy on the island of San Salvador recounts the landing of Columbus and his men in 1492
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yolen, Jane
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
  • PZ7.Y78
  • PS3575.O43
LC item number
  • En 1992
  • .E53 1992
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.2
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shannon, David
  • Peters, Lisa
  • Wallerstein, Warren
  • Boyer, Ginger
  • Tien Wah Press Sdn. Bhd
  • Bright Arts, Ltd
  • Thompson Type (Firm)
  • Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Taino Indians
  • Imperialism
  • Slavery
  • Deception
  • Trust
  • Strangers
  • Gold
  • Tobacco
  • Totems
  • Storytelling
  • Indians of the West Indies
  • Deception
  • Gold
  • Imperialism
  • Slavery
  • Storytelling
  • Strangers
  • Taino Indians
  • Tobacco
  • Totems
  • Trust
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Encounter, written by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by David Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • David Shannon (born October 5, 1959) is an American writer and illustrator of children's books. Shannon grew up in Spokane, Washington. He graduated from the Art Center College of Design and now lives in Los Angeles. In 1998 he won the Caldecott Honor for his No, David!. He has also written A Bad Case of Stripes, How Georgie Radbourn Saved Baseball, and The Amazing Christmas Extravaganza. Shannon illustrated Audrey Wood's The Bunyans, Rafe Martin's "The Rough Face Girl", various books by Jane Yolen, including The Ballad of the Pirate Queens and Encounter, as well as Melinda Long's How I Became a Pirate and Pirates Don't Change Diapers
  • "The paintings in this book were done in acrylic. The text type was set in Cloister by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. ... Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and Ginger Boyer. Designed by Lisa Peters"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152259624
Lccn
91023746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3235613
  • (OCoLC)24010868
  • (OCoLC)ocm24010868
  • 3194851
  • 3235613
Label
Encounter, written by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by David Shannon
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • David Shannon (born October 5, 1959) is an American writer and illustrator of children's books. Shannon grew up in Spokane, Washington. He graduated from the Art Center College of Design and now lives in Los Angeles. In 1998 he won the Caldecott Honor for his No, David!. He has also written A Bad Case of Stripes, How Georgie Radbourn Saved Baseball, and The Amazing Christmas Extravaganza. Shannon illustrated Audrey Wood's The Bunyans, Rafe Martin's "The Rough Face Girl", various books by Jane Yolen, including The Ballad of the Pirate Queens and Encounter, as well as Melinda Long's How I Became a Pirate and Pirates Don't Change Diapers
  • "The paintings in this book were done in acrylic. The text type was set in Cloister by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. ... Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and Ginger Boyer. Designed by Lisa Peters"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152259624
Lccn
91023746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3235613
  • (OCoLC)24010868
  • (OCoLC)ocm24010868
  • 3194851
  • 3235613

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