Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II by Colman, Penny (#05541T0)

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Rosie the riveter : women working on the home front in World War II

by Colman, Penny
Paperback Crown, 1995

$11.99

Overview
From the Publisher
Now in paperback--the award-winning account of how 18 million women, many of whom had never before held a job, entered the work force in 1942-45 to help the United States fight World War II. Their unprecedented participation would change the course of history for women, and America, forever.

An ALA Best Book for Young Adult

An ALA Notable Book

A Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon Book

An IRA Teachers' Choice

A Junior Library Guild Selection

An NCTE Orbis Pictus Honor Award Winner for Outstanding Nonfiction

A New York Public Library Best Book for the Teenager

A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Reviews & Awards
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 1996
  • Book Links, 07/01/96
  • Booklist, 04/15/95
  • Child Study Children's Book Committee, 1996
  • Elementary School Library Collection, 06/01/00
  • New York Times, 09/10/95
  • Publishers Weekly
  • School Library Journal starred, 05/01/95
  • Wilson's Children, 10/01/10
  • Wilson's Junior High School, 01/09/10
Product Details
  • Publisher: Crown
  • Publication Date: February 10, 1998
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dewey: 331.4
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 120 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBN-10: 0-517-88567-0
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-517-88567-3
  • LCCN: 94-003614
  • Follett Number: 05541T0
  • Interest Level: 5-8
  • Reading Level: 6.2
  • ATOS Book Level: 8
  • AR Interest Level: UG
  • AR Points: 3
  • AR Quiz: 18495EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 6.2
  • Reading Counts Points: 7
  • Lexile: 1060L
  • Fountas & Pinnell: Z