Thunder Boy Jr

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Little, Brown and Company,
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First edition.
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IL: LG - BL: 2.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 420L
Thunder Boy Jr. is named after his dad, but he wants a name that's all his own. Just because people call his dad Big Thunder doesn't mean he wants to be Little Thunder. He wants a name that celebrates something cool he's done, like Touch the Clouds, Not Afraid of Ten Thousand Teeth, or Full of Wonder. But just when Thunder Boy Jr. thinks all hope is lost, he and his dad pick the perfect name...a name that is sure to light up the sky. National Book Award-winner Sherman Alexie's lyrical text and Caldecott Honor-winner Yuyi Morales's striking and beautiful illustrations celebrate the special relationship between father and son.
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Grouping Titlethunder boy jr
Grouping Authoralexie sherman
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Last Grouping Update2019-10-09 11:57:45AM
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subject_facetFathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction
Identity (Philosophical concept) -- Juvenile fiction
Identity -- Fiction
Indians of North America -- Fiction
Indians of North America -- Juvenile fiction
Names, Personal -- Fiction
Names, Personal -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThunder Boy Jr
title_fullThunder Boy Jr. / by Sherman Alexie ; illustrated by Yuyi Morales
Thunder Boy Jr. [electronic resource] Alexie, Sherman, 1966-
title_shortThunder Boy Jr
topic_facetFathers and sons
Identity (Philosophical concept)
Indians of North America
Names, Personal