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Arilla Sun Down

Virginia Hamilton

Arilla Sun Down

by Virginia Hamilton

  • 337 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic - General,
  • People & Places - United States - Asian American,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult,
  • Fiction,
  • Identity,
  • Racially mixed people,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9458492M
    ISBN 100590053809
    ISBN 109780590053808

    (ebook) Arilla Sun Down () from Dymocks online store. An American Library Association Notable Book and a School. Arilla Sun Down. New York: Greenwillow Books. pages. ISBN: Arilla Adams, a young girl who is half African, half Native American, has a hard time figuring out which of her identities is most important. Her brother, Sun Down, takes his native roots very seriously and has found his identity in that.

    The information about The Other Half of My Heart shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the . Never didactic, this is the richest portrait of multiracial identity and family since Virginia Hamilton’s novel Arilla Sun Down. An outstanding achievement.” –Kirkus Reviews, starred review “A novel with a great deal of heart indeed ” – Booklist, starred review.

    Never didactic, this is the richest portrait of multiracial identity and family since Virginia Hamilton's novel Arilla Sun Down. An outstanding achievement." (Kirkus). In what the author calls a more psychological book, some of the mysteries of the house are revealed and the legend of Indian Maiden comes into play. Plain City. Scholastic, ISBN Library Binding, Paperback. Like Arilla in Arilla Sun Down, Twelve year old Buhlaire is of mixed race. She is an outsider at school but receives ample.


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Arilla Sun Down book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Pub: 10/ *****Twelve-year-old Arilla Adams has walked in /5. "Arilla Sun Down" is marketed as a children's novel; the preteen protagonist should make it most appealing to middle schoolers. However, this apparent target audience may find this book difficult, if not impossible, to follow.

The novel unfolds in a series of incidents, flashbacks, and memories, which are indicated only by subtle textual clues.3/5(2). An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year:Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family—and the world Arilla Adams is tired of being the moon Arilla Sun Down book her older brother’s :   Arilla Sun Down is the Virginia Hamilton book I reread the most.

I read it first when I was a teacher of seventh graders; I read it when my children were in seventh grade; I always read it when I give book talks about children's books; I read it also when I am working with Native American books with students.5/5(2).

An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family--and the world Arilla Adams is tired of Pages: Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. ARILLA SUN DOWN By Virginia Hamilton - Hardcover **Mint Condition**.

Arilla Sun Down is a book about an interracial family – half African American and half Amerindian – that is having difficulty figuring out what each member is in terms of race. The terribly insecure daughter, Arilla, is totally confused by her handsome brother, Jack Sun Run, who sees himself as. Instead of one towering image like M.

Higgins atop his gleaming pole, Arilla Sun Down is made up of a series of arresting scenes that are almost surreal in their visual intensity. And commanding them, as resplendent a show-off as ever M. dreamed of being, is twelve-year-old Arilla's big brother Jack Sun Run Adams, whom she sees as "up high," "golden," and a clear and ever.

Get this from a library. Arilla Sun Down. [Virginia Hamilton] -- Young girl, half black and half Indian, lives in a small town where her life revolves around family, school, and friends.

Get this from a library. Arilla sun down. [Virginia Hamilton] -- Overview: The classic young adult novel from master storyteller Virginia Hamilton, now repackaged with striking new art from acclaimed illustrator Kadir Nelson.

Arilla never asks for anything. Not. item 5 Arilla Sun Down (Point Crime) by Hamilton, Virginia Paperback Book The Fast Free 5 - Arilla Sun Down (Point Crime) by Hamilton, Virginia.

This compelling book, written by celebrated young adult author, Virginia Hamilton, tells a moving story about a girl's search for her identity. Twelve-year-old bi-racial Arilla Adams struggles through each day trying to figure out who she is.

Description. An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year:Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family—and the world Arilla Adams is tired of being the moon to her older brother's sun.

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Arilla Sun Down () by Hamilton, Virginia/5(52). An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year:Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family—and the world Arilla Adams is tired of being the moon to her older brother’s sun.

**An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year:**Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family—and the world Arilla Adams is tired of being the moon to her older brother’s sun.1/5.

An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year:Twelve-year-old Arilla goes on a quest to discover who she is and where she fits into her family—and the world Arilla Adams is tired of being the moon to.

Arilla Sun Down is Hamilton's most "telling" book about her own creative process. In Chapter 1, Arilla tells about Old James teaching her to become a wordkeeper - or one who remembers the stories of one's heritage, in order to hand them down as a family and cultural storyteller.

All about Arilla Sun Down by Virginia Hamilton. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers There were times when I was tempted to throw this book in the compost pile – all the baby-talk and broken-English was hard to follow at times. But I really wanted to know what became of Arilla’s mixed-race brother.

The /5(2). Lee "Arilla Sun Down" por Virginia Hamilton disponible en Rakuten Kobo. **An American Library Association Notable Book and a School Library Journal 1/5.

Reviews the book 'Arilla Sun Down,' by Virginia Hamilton. Planting seeds. Hamilton, Virginia // Horn Book Magazine;Nov92, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p The article provides a speech from author Virginia Hamilton.

Hamilton's literary works include "The Planet of Junior Brown," "Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush," and "In the Beginning." Hamilton is a.WELCOME, LET THE FUN BEGIN! Get e-Books "Lassoing The Sun" on Pdf, ePub, Tuebl, Mobi and Audiobook for are more than 1 Million Books that have been enjoyed by people from all over the world.

Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book search column. Enjoy % FREE.Author Name Hamilton, Virginia. Title Arilla Sun Down (Point Signature). Binding MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition New. Publisher Scholastic Paperbacks. ISBN Number / Seller ID SKU