When the whistle blows
(Book)

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Published
New York : Philomel Books, [2009].
Physical Desc
162 pages ; 22 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 6
Lexile measure
810L
Rating
7.1
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Akron Carnegie PL - Akron - Juvenile FictionJUV FIC SLAOn Shelf
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City - Juvenile Fiction 6-8J SlaOn Shelf
Culver Community High School - FF SLAOn Shelf
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown - Junior Fiction Young HoosierJ SLAYTON Y.H.On Shelf
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch - J FictionJ FIC.c Slayton, Fran CannonOn Shelf
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Format
Book
Language
English
ISBN
9780399251894 (trade), 0399251898, 9780545240796 (school market)
Accelerated Reader
MG
Level 4.9, 6 Points
Lexile measure
810

Notes

Citation/References
Wilson's Junior High School, January 2010
Citation/References
School Library Journal starred, June 2009
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Kirkus Starred, May 2009
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Booklist, July 2009
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Horn Book, October 2009
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Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2009
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Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), October 2009
Description
Jimmy Cannon tells about his life in the 1940s as the son of a West Virginia railroad man, loving the trains and expecting one day to work on the railroad like his father and brothers.
Target Audience
7.1,Follett Library Resources
Target Audience
5-8,Follett Library Resources
Target Audience
810,Lexile.
Target Audience
810L,Lexile
Awards
Young Hoosier Middle Grades Book Award Nominee, 2011-2012

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Slayton, F. C. (2009). When the whistle blows . Philomel Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Slayton, Fran Cannon. 2009. When the Whistle Blows. New York: Philomel Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Slayton, Fran Cannon. When the Whistle Blows New York: Philomel Books, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Slayton, Fran Cannon. When the Whistle Blows Philomel Books, 2009.

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