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Sounder

A young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder.

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  • "A young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecroper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "Angery and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his realtionship with his devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "Black sharecropping family face and overcome hardships and injustice."@en
  • "Black sharecropping family face and overcome hardships and injustice."
  • "Set in the Deep South, this Newbery Medal-winning novel tells the story of the great coon dog, Sounder, and the poor sharecroppers who own him. During the difficult years of the nineteenth century South, an African-American boy and his poor family rarely have enough to eat. Each night, the boy's father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food and the man grows more desperate by the day. When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing. But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind. The ever-loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down on them. This classic novel shows the courage, love, and faith that bind an African-American family together despite the racism and inhumanity they face. Readers who enjoy timeless dog stories such as Old Yeller and Where the Red Fern Grows will find much to love in Sounder. Supports the Common Core State Standards."@en
  • "The indomitable spirit of the brave hunting dog, Sounder, mirrors that of the blacks in the South (U.S.) in the pre-Civil Rights Act years as they struggle for a better life. A tragic, compelling tale of fortitude and courage in the face of appalling odds."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning how to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "The story of a black sharecropper and his family who endure cruel injustice with courage and dignity."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder."
  • "A young Black boy, who loves both his father and a dog named Sounder, must learn to bear the achingly lonely weight of their absence, and accept the different pain and knowledge brought by each one's return."@en
  • "A young Black boy, who loves both his father and a dog named Sounder, must learn to bear the achingly lonely weight of their absence, and accept the different pain and knowledge brought by each one's return."
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "The mother and son of a black sharecropper family in the South struggle for survival when the sheriff arrests the father for stealing and shoots their devoted coon dog."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."@en
  • "Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and with the help of the devoted dog Sounder."
  • "A young Negro boy learns the pain of humiliation and anger when his father is given an unjust jail sentence for stealing a ham from a white man. Learning to read and to discover that things do not die but become part of other things brings the youngster new hope."@en
  • "A young boy's world is shattered when his father, a poor black sharecropper, is jailed for stealing food for his family."@en
  • "A young Negro boy learns the pain of humiliation and anger when his father is given an unjust jail sentence for stealing a ham from a white man. Learning to read and to discover that things do not die but become part of other things brings the youngster new hope."
  • "This is the story of an African-American family living in the South sometime between the American Civil War and 1900. Sounder is the family's great hunting-dog, terribly injured by a shotgun when his master is arrested for stealing a ham. He recovers and awaits his master's return, but when the father comes back he too is maimed."

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  • "Juvenile literature"@en
  • "Juvenile literature"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Kinderverhalen (teksten)"
  • "Bildungsromans"
  • "Large print"@en
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Children"@en

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  • "Sounder"
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  • "SOUNDER"
  • "Sounder, (PAPERBACK SECTION)"@en
  • "Sounder : teacher guide"@en
  • "Sounder. [Newbery Medal-1970]/[Mark Twain Award 1972]"@en

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