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Hewitt Anderson's great big life / Jerdine Nolen ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.

Nolen, Jerdine, (author.). Nelson, Kadir, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
AHJ - Allendale Branch E NOL (Text) 30365100027169 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
AHJ - Allendale Branch E NOL (Text) 30365100043562 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch E NOL (Text) 0530002923296 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Colleton - Main Library JE Nolen, Jerdine (Text) 3010217144 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Kershaw - Bookmobile E Nolen (Text) 33255003314771 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library E Nolen (Text) 33255003314763 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch E NOLEN (Text) 30553102087675 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch NOLEN (Text) 33205007787316 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780689868665
  • ISBN: 0689868669
  • ISBN: 0152016694
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Paula Wiseman book."
Summary, etc.:
When tiny Hewitt is born into a family of giants, everyone learns that sometimes small is best of all.
Target Audience Note:
AD980L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 5.6 0.5 85044
Subject: Size > Juvenile fiction.
Giants > Juvenile fiction.
Parent and child > Juvenile fiction.
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Jerdine Nolen is the beloved author of many award-winning books, including Big Jabe; Thunder Rose, a Coretta Scott King Illlustrator Honor Book; and Hewitt Anderson's Great Big Life, a Bank Street Best Book of the Year, all illustrated by Kadir Nelson. She is also the author of Eliza's Freedom Road, illustrated by Shadra Strickland, which was an ALA/YALSA Best Fiction Nominee for Young Adults; Raising Dragons, illustrated by Elise Primavera, which received the Christopher Award; and Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm, illustrated by Mark Buehner, which was made into a movie by the same name. Her other books include Calico Girl, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year, and Irene's Wish, illustrated by A.G. Ford, which Kirkus Reviews called 'delightful and memorable' in a starred review. Ms. Nolen is an educator and lives in Ellicott City, Maryland.

Kadir Nelson is an award-winning American artist whose works have been exhibited in major national and international publications, institutions, art galleries, and museums. Nelson's work has won the Coretta Scott King Award, the Robert F. Sibert Award, two Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Awards, and the 2005 Society of Illustrators Gold Medal. His beloved, award-winning, and bestselling picture books include We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball; Thunder Rose, written by Jerdine Nolen; Ellington Was Not a Street, written by Ntozake Shange; Salt in His Shoes, written by Deloris Jordan and Roslyn M. Jordan; and many more. Kadir lives in Los Angeles.


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