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Author Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.

Title Bad news for outlaws : the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, deputy U.S. marshal / Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrations by R. Gregory Christie.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2009]
2009

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Juvenile Biography - BYLY-14  J BIOGRAPHY REEVES    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Biography - CHVY-11  J B REEVES    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Juvenile Fiction - CCBB-2  J NELSO    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib Juvenile Biography - COLY-12  J BIO REE    AVAILABLE
 CUSD 2 - Harding Grade Adult Non-Fiction - HGBB-3  921 REE    AVAILABLE
 CUSD 2 - Sheridan Grade Adult Non-Fiction - SSBB-3  921 REE    AVAILABLE
 Dakota CUSD 201 - ES Stacks - DA2Y-13  B REE NEL    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Easy Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  E B REEV B    AVAILABLE
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FRPY-12  J 363.28 REE    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Juvenile Biography - FRBB-2  J 92 REEVES    AVAILABLE

Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
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Summary Outlaws feared him. Law-abiding citizens respected him. Bass always got his man, dead or alive. He achieved all this in spite of whites who didn't like the notion of a black lawman. The true story of former slave Bass Reeves, is the story of a remarkable African American hero of the Old West.
Note Includes timeline, list of western vocabulary words, and articles on Judge Isaac C. Parker and the Indian territory that gained statehood as Oklahoma.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2010
ALA Notable book, 2010
Carter G. Woodson Honor Book, 2010
Golden Kite Honor, 2010
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
Audience Ages 8-12.
860 Lexile.
Note Reading level: age 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12.
Study Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 5.2 0.5.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.2 0.5 131426.
Reading Counts RC 3-5 5.6 3 Quiz: 47561.
Summary This biography profiles the life of Bass Reeves, a former slave who was recruited as a deputy United States Marshal in the area that was to become Oklahoma.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Reeves, Bass -- Juvenile literature.
Reeves, Bass.
United States marshals -- Indian Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States marshals -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Freedmen -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma -- Juvenile literature.
Outlaws -- Indian Territory -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Outlaws -- Oklahoma -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United States marshals -- Indian Territory -- Biography.
United States marshals -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
Freedmen -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma.
Robbers and outlaws -- Indian Territory -- History.
Robbers and outlaws -- Oklahoma -- History.
Freedmen -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
Freedmen -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States marshals -- Indian Territory -- Biography.
United States marshals -- Indian Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States marshals -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States marshals -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Outlaws -- Oklahoma -- History.
Outlaws -- Indian Territory -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Outlaws -- Indian Territory -- History.
Outlaws -- Oklahoma -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Oklahoma -- Juvenile literature.
Indian Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Indian Territory -- Biography.
Oklahoma -- Biography.
Oklahoma -- Biography.
Oklahoma -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Picture books for children.
Added Author Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- illustrator.
ISBN 9780822567646 reinforced
0822567644 reinforced

 
    
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