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Sounder

Author: William H Armstrong; James Barkley
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1969] ©1969
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Curriculum resource
Newbery Medal
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Armstrong, William H. (William Howard), 1914-1999.
Sounder.
New York : Harper & Row, [1969]
(OCoLC)826630168
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William H Armstrong; James Barkley
ISBN: 0060201436 9780060201432 0060201444 9780060201449 0606049622 9780606049627 0064471535 9780064471534 9781413148725 1413148727 9781439548110 1439548110 0064400204 9780064400206 0060809752 9780060809751 9780060739461 0060739460
OCLC Number: 24455
Credits: Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; film editor, Sid Levin ; music composed and performed by Taj Mahal ; producer, Robert B. Radnitz ; director, Martin Ritt ; screenplay, Lonne Elder III ; art director, Walter Herndon.
Cast: Cicely Tyson, Paul Winfield, Kevin Hooks, Taj Mahal, Janet Maclachlan.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1970
Mark Twain Award Winner, 1972
Target Audience: 900L; 900
Description: 116 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Madison Smartt Bell --
T. Coraghessan Boyle --
Rosellen Brown --
Nicholas Delbanco --
R.H.W. Dillard --
Stanley Elkin --
George Garrett --
Gail Godwin --
John Irving --
Gordon Lish --
Clarence Major --
Eve Shelnutt --
Jane Smiley.
Responsibility: William H. Armstrong ; illustrations by James Barkley.

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Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder.

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