The Resource Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess, by Shari Green

Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess, by Shari Green

Label
Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess
Title
Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess
Statement of responsibility
by Shari Green
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixth grade is coming to an end, and so is life as Macy McMillan knows it. Already a "For Sale" sign mars the front lawn of her beloved house. Soon her mother will upend their perfect little family, adding a stepfather and six-year-old twin stepsisters. To add insult to injury, what is Macy's final sixth grade assignment? A genealogy project. Well, she'll put it off - just like those wedding centerpieces she's supposed to be making. Just when Macy's mother ought to be understanding, she sends Macy next door to help eighty six-year-old Iris Gillan, who is also getting ready to move - in her case into an assisted living facility. Iris can't pack a single box on her own and, worse, she doesn't know sign language. How is Macy supposed to understand her? But Iris has stories to tell, and she isn't going to let Macy's deafness stop her. Soon, through notes and books and cookies, a friendship grows
Summary
Dealing with her mother remarrying to a man with twin daughters and her family moving, deaf sixth-grader Macy is sent next door to help eighty-six-year-old Iris Gillan, who is getting ready to move into an assisted living facility.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2018.
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10569640
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Shari
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stepfamilies
  • Deaf children
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess, by Shari Green
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781772780338
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Macy McMillan and the rainbow goddess, by Shari Green
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781772780338
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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