The Resource Ron's big mission, Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden ; illustrated by Don Tate

Ron's big mission, Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden ; illustrated by Don Tate

Label
Ron's big mission
Title
Ron's big mission
Statement of responsibility
Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden ; illustrated by Don Tate
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Nine-year-old Ron, a frequent visitor to the Lake City Public Library in South Carolina in the 1950s, where he pores over books on airplanes and flight, makes his own quiet stand against segregation when he decides to apply for his own library card. Based on the life of astronaut Ron McNair
  • One day in 1959, nine-year-old Ron McNair, who dreams of becoming a pilot, walks into the Lake City public library and insists on checking out some books, despite the rule that only white people can have library cards. The coauthor is Corinne J. Naden
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, July 2009
  • School Library Journal, February 2009
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), March 2010
  • Booklist, February 2009
  • Horn Book, October 2009
  • Multicultural Review, September 2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blue, Rose
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 2.7
  • K-3
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.B6248
LC item number
Ron 2009
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
2.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Naden, Corinne J
  • Tate, Don
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McNair, Ronald E
  • McNair, Ronald E
  • Segregation
  • Libraries
  • Books and reading
  • African Americans
  • Segregation
  • Libraries
  • Books and reading
  • African Americans
  • South Carolina
  • South Carolina
Target audience
primary
Label
Ron's big mission, Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden ; illustrated by Don Tate
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091669193
  • 31223116061640
  • 31223091669185
  • 31223116061673
  • 31223091669201
  • 31223091668906
  • 31223116061731
  • 31223091669011
  • 31223116061681
  • 31223116061699
  • 31223091669052
  • 31223091669060
  • 31223116061707
  • 31223116061723
  • 31223091669094
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780525478492
Lccn
2007050563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
191897900
Label
Ron's big mission, Rose Blue and Corinne J. Naden ; illustrated by Don Tate
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091669193
  • 31223116061640
  • 31223091669185
  • 31223116061673
  • 31223091669201
  • 31223091668906
  • 31223116061731
  • 31223091669011
  • 31223116061681
  • 31223116061699
  • 31223091669052
  • 31223091669060
  • 31223116061707
  • 31223116061723
  • 31223091669094
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780525478492
Lccn
2007050563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
191897900

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