Dark sons

Title Dark sons
Names Grimes, Nikki.
Book Number DB073154
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in modern New York City. Each is abandoned by his father, yet loves his new, younger stepbrother. For grades 6-9 and older readers. Coretta Scott King Honor Book. 2010.
Narrator Peck, Joe.
Local Subject Grades 9-12 & Young Adult - JU8
Award-Winning Children's Books - AWJ
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Young Adult Interest - YAI
General Fiction - GFI
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Male Narrator - MN
Growing Up Story - GUP
African American Interest - AFI
Fathers and sons - FAS
LC Subject African Americans - Juvenile fiction
Fathers and sons - Juvenile fiction
Ishmael - (Biblical figure) - Juvenile fiction
Novels in verse - Juvenile fiction
Self-perception - Juvenile fiction
Stepbrothers - Juvenile fiction
New York (N.Y.) - Juvenile fiction
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2011. (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio)
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