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The Resource Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz

Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz

Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert
Title
Martín de Porres
Title remainder
the rose in the desert
Statement of responsibility
written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Saint Martín de Porres--an endearing tale of perseverance, faith, and triumph over racial and economic prejudice
Summary
Shares the story of the mixed-race saint known for his healing miracles and advocacy of orphaned children, tracing his rise from slavery to becoming an esteemed member of the Dominican Order
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Pura Belpre Award for Illustration, 2013.
Awards note
Pura Belpré Illustrator Award, 2013.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10109557
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 282.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX4700.M397
LC item number
S46 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the rose in the desert
Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The illustrations in this book were done in mixed media."--T.p. verso
Control code
5586069
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780547612188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025721
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733546811
  • (OCoLC)733546811
Label
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert, written by Gary D. Schmidt ; illustrated by David Diaz
Publication
Note
"The illustrations in this book were done in mixed media."--T.p. verso
Control code
5586069
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780547612188
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025721
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733546811
  • (OCoLC)733546811

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