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The Resource Bird, by Crystal Chan

Bird, by Crystal Chan

Label
Bird
Title
Bird
Statement of responsibility
by Crystal Chan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jewel never knew her brother Bird, but all her life she has lived in his shadow. Her parents blame Grandpa for the tragedy of their family's past. They say that Grandpa attracted a malevolent spirit, a duppy, into their home. Grandpa hasn't spoken a word since. Now Jewel is twelve, and she lives in a house full of secrets. Jewel is sure that no one will ever love her like they loved Bird, until the night that she meets a mysterious boy in a tree
Summary
Living in the shadow of a beloved brother she never knew whose tragic fate has been blamed on their mute grandfather, 12-year-old Jewel struggles with feelings of inadequacy until the night she meets a mysterious boy in a tree whom her grandfather believes is a malevolent spirit
Storyline
Character
Award
Elizabeth Burr/Worzalla Award (Wisconsin), 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10275838
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chan, Crystal Melinda
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superstition
  • Family secrets
  • Brothers
  • Families
  • Spirits
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Bird, by Crystal Chan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000052037972
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
295 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781922147707
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)860897265
Label
Bird, by Crystal Chan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000052037972
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
295 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781922147707
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)860897265

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