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The Resource Talking Leaves., (Axis 360 electronic resource)

Talking Leaves., (Axis 360 electronic resource)

Label
Talking Leaves.
Title
Talking Leaves.
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A new work of historical fiction about Sequoyah and the creation of the Cherokee alphabet, from the acclaimed author of Code Talker Thirteen-year-old Uwohali has not seen his father, Sequoyah, for many years. So when Sequoyah returns to the village, Uwohali is eager to reconnect. But Sequoyah's new obsession with making strange markings causes friends and neighbors in their tribe to wonder whether he is crazy, or worse--practicing witchcraft. What they don't know, and what Uwohali discovers, is that Sequoyah is a genius and his strange markings are actually an alphabet representing the sounds of the Cherokee language. The story of one of the most important figures in Native American history is brought to life for middle grade readers
  • Thirteen-year-old Uwohali is worried by his father's obsession with making markings that cause tribe members to suspect him of witchcraft, in a reimagining of the creation of the Cherokee alphabet
  • "The story of Sequoyah and the creation of the Cherokee syllabary, as told by his thirteen year old son"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bruchac, Joseph
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 750
  • 750L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.8
  • 4.8
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sequoyah
  • Sequoyah
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Language and languages
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Language and languages
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Talking Leaves., (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (235 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101593400
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0010874540
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956520837
Label
Talking Leaves., (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (235 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101593400
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0010874540
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956520837

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