Score: 4
From 187 Ratings

Sounder


  • Author: William H. Armstrong
  • Release Date : 2011-07-12
  • Genre: Animals
  • File Size: 18284771 Bytes


This powerful Newbery-winning classic tells the story of the great coon dog Sounder and his family. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.An African American boy and his family rarely have enough to eat. Each night, the boy's father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food. The man grows more desperate by the day. When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing. But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind. The ever-loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down.This classic novel shows the courage, love...

SOUNDER


  • Author: William H. Armstrong
  • Release Date : 2015-06-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 7670358 Bytes


Set in the Deep South, this Newbery Medal-winning novel tells the story of the great coon dog, Sounder, and the poor sharecroppers who own him. During the difficult years of the nineteenth century South, an African-American boy and his poor family rarely have enough to eat. Each night, the boy's father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food and the man grows more desperate by the day. When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing. But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind. The ever-loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down on them. This classic novel shows the courage, love, and faith that bind an African-American family together despite the racism and inhuma...

Sounder
Score: 4
From 42 Ratings

Sounder


  • Author : William H. Armstrong
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2011-07-12
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062105561


Sounder Book Description :

This powerful Newbery-winning classic tells the story of the great coon dog Sounder and his family. An African American boy and his family rarely have enough to eat. Each night, the boy's father takes their dog, Sounder, out to look for food. The man grows more desperate by the day. When food suddenly appears on the table one morning, it seems like a blessing. But the sheriff and his deputies are not far behind. The ever-loyal Sounder remains determined to help the family he loves as hard times bear down. This classic novel shows the courage, love, and faith that bind a family together despite the racism and inhumanity they face in the nineteenth-century deep South. Readers who enjoy timeless dog stories such as Old Yeller and Where the Red Fern Grow...

Sounder  Summer Reading Edition
Score: 4
From 54 Ratings

Sounder Summer Reading Edition


  • Author : William H. Armstrong
  • Publisher : HarperTrophy
  • Release Date : 2004-06-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0060739460


Sounder Summer Reading Edition Book Description :

The Powerful Newbery Award-winning classic A landmark in children's literature, winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal, and the basis of an acclaimed film, Sounder traces the keen sorrow and the abiding faith of a poor African-American boy in the 19th-century South. The boy's life is changed forever when his father is caught stealing a ham to feed his starving family. His dog, Sounder, is wounded in the incident and waits faithfully for his master to come home. Read by Avery Brooks, this timeless and compelling parable will move listeners of all ages....

Sounder
Score: 4
From 47 Ratings

Sounder


  • Author : William H. Armstrong
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1995-06-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780064400206


Sounder Book Description :

The Powerful Newbery Award-Winning Classic A landmark in children's literature, winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal, and the basis of an acclaimed film, Sounder traces the keen sorrow and the abiding faith of a poor African-American boy in the 19th-century South. The boy's father isa sharecropper, struggling to feed his family in hard times. Night after night, he and his great coon dog, Sounder, return to the cabin empty-handed. Then, one morning, almost like a miracle, a sweet-smelling ham is cooking in the family's kitchen. At last the family will have a good meal. But that night, an angry sheriff and his deputies come, and the boy's life will never be the same. A landmark in children's literature, winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal and the basis of an ...

Reading Sounder

Reading Sounder


  • Author : Pamela Loos
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: African American families in literature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781438123226


Reading Sounder Book Description :

Winner of the 1970 Newbery Medal, Sounder is the story of a poor Afrian-American boy and his dog Sounder growing up in the 19th-century South....

A Guide for Using Sounder in the Classroom

A Guide for Using Sounder in the Classroom


  • Author : Mari Lu Robbins
  • Publisher : Teacher Created Resources
  • Release Date : 1994-03-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781557345301


A Guide for Using Sounder in the Classroom Book Description :

Angry and humiliated when his sharecropper father is jailed for stealing food for his family, a young black boy grows in courage and understanding by learning to read and through his relationship with his devoted dog Sounder....

Sounder

Sounder


  • Author : Liz Zaida Lopez Lopez
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release Date : 2020-07-17
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9798666121979


Sounder Book Description :

The Morgans, a family of poor black sharecroppers in the Depression-plagued South, struggle to find enough to eat despite the help their hunting dog, Sounder. When father Nathan (Paul Winfield) resorts to stealing food, he is captured by police and sent to prison, and his wife, Rebecca (Cicely Tyson), is left to care for their son, David (Kevin Hooks). Though Sounder has run away, David never gives up hope that his dog will return, just as he believes that he will see his father again someday....