Coverart for item
The Resource Dictionary for a better world : poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z, Irene Latham & Charles Waters ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini

Dictionary for a better world : poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z, Irene Latham & Charles Waters ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini

Label
Dictionary for a better world : poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z
Title
Dictionary for a better world
Title remainder
poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z
Statement of responsibility
Irene Latham & Charles Waters ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Organized as a dictionary, entries in this book for middle-grade readers present words related to creating a better, more inclusive world. Each word is explored via a poem, a quote from an inspiring person, and a short personal anecdote from one of the co-authors, a prompt for how to translate the word into action, and an illustration"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Latham, Irene
Dewey number
170/.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age: 8-12
  • Grade: 4-6
LC call number
BJ1521
LC item number
.L38 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Waters, Charles
  • Amini, Mehrdokht
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Conduct of life
  • Equality
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Poetry / General
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Values & Virtues
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Activism & Volunteering
  • Conduct of life
  • Children
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dictionary for a better world : poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z, Irene Latham & Charles Waters ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Words for a better world -- Acceptance -- Ally -- Belonging -- Compassion -- Courage -- Create -- Dialogue -- Diversity -- Dream -- Empathy -- Equality -- Exercise -- Experiment -- Forgiveness -- Freedom -- Fuel -- Gratitude -- (Epitaph for) hate -- Hope -- Humility -- Intention -- Justice -- Kindness -- Laughter -- Listen -- Love -- Mindfulness -- Nature -- Netiquette -- Open -- Pause -- Peace -- Question -- Reach -- Release -- Respect -- Service -- Shero -- Team -- Tenacity -- Upstander -- Vulnerable -- Voice -- (Bear) witness -- Wonder -- Xenial -- Yes -- Zest -- The etymology of progress
Control code
on1091235409
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9781541557758
Lccn
2019000739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091235409
Label
Dictionary for a better world : poems, quotes, and anecdotes from A to Z, Irene Latham & Charles Waters ; illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Words for a better world -- Acceptance -- Ally -- Belonging -- Compassion -- Courage -- Create -- Dialogue -- Diversity -- Dream -- Empathy -- Equality -- Exercise -- Experiment -- Forgiveness -- Freedom -- Fuel -- Gratitude -- (Epitaph for) hate -- Hope -- Humility -- Intention -- Justice -- Kindness -- Laughter -- Listen -- Love -- Mindfulness -- Nature -- Netiquette -- Open -- Pause -- Peace -- Question -- Reach -- Release -- Respect -- Service -- Shero -- Team -- Tenacity -- Upstander -- Vulnerable -- Voice -- (Bear) witness -- Wonder -- Xenial -- Yes -- Zest -- The etymology of progress
Control code
on1091235409
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9781541557758
Lccn
2019000739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091235409

Library Locations

    • Pekin Public LibraryBorrow it
      301 S 4th Street, Pekin, IL, 61554, US
      40.567244 -89.648571