The Resource Sit., Deborah Ellis

Sit., Deborah Ellis

Label
Sit.
Title
Sit.
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Ellis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The seated child. With a single powerful image, Deborah Ellis draws our attention to nine children and the situations they find themselves in, often through no fault of their own. In each story, a child makes a decision and takes action, be that a tiny gesture or a life-altering choice. Jafar is a child laborer in a chair factory and longs to go to school. Sue sits on a swing as she and her brother wait to have a supervised visit with their father at the children's aid society. Gretchen considers the lives of concentration camp victims during a school tour of Auschwitz. Mike survives seventy-two days of solitary as a young offender. Barry squirms on a food court chair as his parents tell him that they are separating. Macie sits on a too-small time-out chair while her mother receives visitors for tea. Noosala crouches in a fetid, crowded apartment in Uzbekistan, waiting for an unscrupulous refugee smuggler to decide her fate. These children find the courage to face their situations in ways large and small, in this eloquent collection from a master storyteller
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Deborah
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty 3
  • 720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
  • Short Stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sit., Deborah Ellis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003565846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781773060873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2DE9016C-7EA7-441A-A89A-3395292934F4
System details
Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 327 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB)
Label
Sit., Deborah Ellis
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen.
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003565846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781773060873
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2DE9016C-7EA7-441A-A89A-3395292934F4
System details
Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 327 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB)

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