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Ron's big mission
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New York, N.Y. : Dutton Children's Books, c2009., New York, N.Y. : Dutton Children's Books, [2009].
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
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Broomfield Children's Picture Books
JP Blue
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Jan 20, 2023
Longmont Picture Books
[E] BLU
Due Feb 16, 2023
Description

One summer day in 1959, nine-year-old Ron McNair, who dreams of becoming a pilot, walks into the Lake City, South Carolina, public library and insists on checking out some books, despite the rule that only white people can have library cards. Includes facts about McNair, who grew up to be an astronaut.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Blue, R., Naden, C. J., & Tate, D. (2009). Ron's big mission. New York, N.Y., Dutton Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Blue, Rose, Corinne J. Naden and Don, Tate. 2009. Ron's Big Mission. New York, N.Y., Dutton Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Blue, Rose, Corinne J. Naden and Don, Tate, Ron's Big Mission. New York, N.Y., Dutton Children's Books, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Blue, Rose., et al. Ron's Big Mission. New York, N.Y., Dutton Children's Books, 2009.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780525478492 (hc)
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
540

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Description
One summer day in 1959, nine-year-old Ron McNair, who dreams of becoming a pilot, walks into the Lake City, South Carolina, public library and insists on checking out some books, despite the rule that only white people can have library cards. Includes facts about McNair, who grew up to be an astronaut.