Green Hills Branch Library is closed Nov 19-24 for parking lot maintenance. Get details.

All library locations are closed Thursday, Nov 22 and Friday, Nov 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Tell us what you think! Take our Facilities Satisfaction Survey.

Coming on home soon
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Contributors:
Published:
New York : Putnam's, c2004.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Rating:
2.7.
Status:
Edgehill - Kids Easy
E Woodson
Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy has 2
E Woodson
Looby - Kids Easy
E Woodson
Description
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Ada Ruth's mama must go away to Chicago to work, leaving Ada Ruth and Grandma behind. It's war time, and women are needed to fill the men's jobs. As winter sets in, Ada Ruth and her grandma keep up their daily routine, missing Mama all the time. They find strength in each other, and a stray kitten even arrives one day to keep them company, but nothing can fill the hole Mama left. Every day they wait, watching for the letter that says Mama will be coming on home soon. Set during World War II, Coming On Home Soon has a timeless quality that will appeal to all who wait and hope.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Edgehill - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Looby - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
North - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Richland Park - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Richland Park - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
Watkins Park - Kids Easy
E Woodson
On Shelf
More Like This
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399237485 (reinforced), 0399237488 (reinforced)
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
550

Notes

Description
After Mama takes a job in Chicago during World War II, Ada Ruth stays with Grandma but misses her mother who loves her more than rain and snow.
Target Audience
2.7.
Target Audience
K-3,Follett School Solutions.
Target Audience
550,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,LG,2.9,0.5,78570.,681
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning,LG,2.9,0.5.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Awards
Caldecott Honor book, 2005.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Woodson, J., & Lewis, E. B. (2004). Coming on home soon. New York: Putnam's.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Woodson, Jacqueline and Earl B, Lewis. 2004. Coming On Home Soon. New York: Putnam's.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Woodson, Jacqueline and Earl B, Lewis, Coming On Home Soon. New York: Putnam's, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Woodson, Jacqueline., and Earl B Lewis. Coming On Home Soon. New York: Putnam's, 2004. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
67b853dc-1d6b-4cdd-13ae-8e0c17abed36
Go To Grouped Work View in Staff Client
Last File Modification Time Nov 01, 2018 11:18:53 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification Time Nov 01, 2018 11:10:40 PM

MARC Record

LEADER08743cam a2201201 a 4500
001ocm53356086
003OCoLC
00520171218100935.0
008031002s2004    nyua   b      000 f eng  
010 |a 2003021949
020 |a 9780399237485 (reinforced)
020 |a 0399237488 (reinforced)
042 |a lcac
043 |a n-us---
049 |a TNNA
099 |a E |a Woodson
1001 |a Woodson, Jacqueline.
24510 |a Coming on home soon / |c by Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis.
260 |a New York : |b Putnam's, |c c2004.
300 |a 1 v. (unpaged) : |b col. ill. ; |c 29 cm.
520 |a After Mama takes a job in Chicago during World War II, Ada Ruth stays with Grandma but misses her mother who loves her more than rain and snow.
5210 |a 2.7.
5212 |a K-3 |b Follett School Solutions.
5218 |a 550 |b Lexile.
5260 |a Accelerated Reader AR |b LG |c 2.9 |d 0.5 |z 78570. |5 681
5260 |a Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning |b LG |c 2.9 |d 0.5.
5868 |a A Junior Library Guild selection.
586 |a Caldecott Honor book, 2005.
592
650 0 |a Separation (Psychology) |v Juvenile fiction.
650 0 |a Mother and child |v Juvenile fiction.
650 0 |a Grandmothers |v Juvenile fiction.
650 0 |a African Americans |v Juvenile fiction.
650 0 |a World War, 1939-1945 |z United States |v Juvenile fiction.
650 0 |a Historical fiction.
650 0 |a Caldecott Honor book |y 2005.
650 1 |a Separation (Psychology) |v Fiction.
650 1 |a Mother and child |v Fiction.
650 1 |a Grandmothers |v Fiction.
650 1 |a African Americans |v Fiction.
650 1 |a World War, 1939-1945 |z United States |v Fiction.
650 1 |a Historical fiction.
7001 |a Lewis, Earl B, |e ill.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
907 |a .b17047948 |b 08-10-16 |c 10-27-04
908 |a  2003021949
910 |a CARL0000233627
949 |b 35192031990900 |c E Woodson |h EH |j EH |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 25 |x 20050301 |t 20170702 |q CNV |r CNV |v 0 |y 20170630 |z 3
949 |b 35192032066791 |c E Woodson |h EP |j EP |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 21 |x 20050318 |t 20180821 |q CNV |r CNV |v 5 |y 20170630 |z 4
949 |b 35192032066890 |c E Woodson |h EP |j EP |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 33 |x 20050318 |t 20180604 |q CNV |r CNV |v 3 |y 20170630 |z 1
949 |b 35192031599107 |c E Woodson |h LO |j LO |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 11 |x 20050211 |t 20181004 |q CNV |r CNV |v 5 |y 20180917 |z 2
949 |b 35192031599164 |c E Woodson |h NO |j NO |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 23 |x 20050211 |t 20170918 |q CNV |r CNV |v 0 |y 20170630 |z 2
949 |b 35192031599073 |c E Woodson |h RP |j RP |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 15 |x 20050211 |t 20180525 |q CNV |r CNV |v 1 |y 20180504 |z 3
949 |b 35192031599206 |c E Woodson |h RP |j RP |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 36 |x 20050211 |t 20180312 |q CNV |r CNV |v 1 |y 20170630 |z 2
949 |b 35192031599172 |c E Woodson |h WP |j WP |l JEASY |m BK |s S |p 16.99 |w 6 |x 20050211 |t 20180716 |q CNV |r CNV |v 1 |y 20180214 |z 1
949 |b FF00136345 |c E WOO |h 10105 |j 10105 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 13.81 |w 0 |x 20170411 |t 20170816 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 1
949 |b FF00136467 |c E WOO |h 10105 |j 10105 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 13.81 |w 2 |x 20170414 |t 20170508 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b P00710214 |c E WOO |h 43120 |j 43120 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 18.00 |w 7 |x 20080507 |t 20180517 |q CNV |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180611 |z 1
949 |b A01834607 |c E WOO |h 11122 |j 11122 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2004 |s S |p 20.00 |w 8 |x 20060814 |t 20171003 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b A01978924 |c E WOO |h 11122 |j 11122 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 20.00 |w 4 |x 20130805 |t 20150422 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b HH0000139 |c E WOO |h 13145 |j 13145 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 7 |x 20050913 |t 20180514 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 1
949 |b T00018290 |c E WOO |h 15175 |j 15175 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2004 |s S |p 16.99 |w 5 |x 20080305 |t 20150227 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b FF00041908 |c E WOO |h 16184 |j 16184 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 14.49 |w 3 |x 20120801 |t 20151211 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b B00110720 |c E WOO |h 19205 |j 19205 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.99 |w 5 |x 20050330 |t 20180912 |q CNV |r RLW |v 2 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b K10000702 |c E WOO |h 1C230 |j 1C230 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2005 |s S |p 10.00 |w 24 |x 20060327 |t 20180426 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20180419 |z 1
949 |b B00333005 |c E WOO |h 45238 |j 45238 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 20.00 |w 6 |x 20050211 |t 20150414 |q CNV |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180611 |z 0
949 |b HH0001848 |c E WOO |h 1H280 |j 1H280 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 4 |x 20060123 |t 20170412 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170830 |z 0
949 |b A01919002 |c E WOO |h 1T375 |j 1T375 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 10.00 |w 1 |x 20061117 |t 20151202 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20171206 |z 0
949 |b A01734220 |c E WOO |h 1U380 |j 1U380 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 10.00 |w 6 |x 20050419 |t 20130927 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20171206 |z 0
949 |b B00329460 |c E WOO |h 1V395 |j 1V395 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2004 |s S |p 17.00 |w 14 |x 20060511 |t 20180515 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20180514 |z 0
949 |b A01939980 |c E WOO |h 65397 |j 65397 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 0 |x 20131126 |t 20170701 |q CNV |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180611 |z 0
949 |b A01955350 |c TEXTURE BAG E WOO |h 65397 |j 65397 |l ETEXT |m SKIT |n 002.WWII: money, water spray (teacher), tissue, black fur, letter |s S |p 10.00 |w 0 |x 20161114 |t 20170701 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20171206 |z 0
949 |b B00090071 |c E WOD |h 4E410 |j 4E410 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 17.00 |w 0 |x 20060828 |t 20170701 |q CNV |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180611 |z 0
949 |b QQ00165515 |c E WOO |h 1X415 |j 1X415 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 17.99 |w 4 |x 20140221 |t 20180911 |q CNV |r RLW |v 1 |y 20170830 |z 2
949 |b A01824813 |c E WOO |h 1Y420 |j 1Y420 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.99 |w 4 |x 20050824 |t 20180427 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20180425 |z 0
949 |b B00270364 |c E WOD |h 23485 |j 23485 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.new |s S |p 10.00 |w 5 |x 20041201 |t 20090227 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20171206 |z 0
949 |b P00700436 |c E WOO |h 25496 |j 25496 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 3 |x 20060630 |t 20140515 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b FF0000297 |c E WOO |h 29522 |j 29522 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 10.00 |w 11 |x 20050906 |t 20150413 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20171206 |z 0
949 |b B00127775 |c E WOO |h 2A530 |j 2A530 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 11 |x 20060216 |t 20170306 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b DB0000327 |c E WOO |h 2I618 |j 2I618 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.99 |w 3 |x 20141215 |t 20171031 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 1
949 |b P00124909 |c E WOO |h 2I618 |j 2I618 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 6 |x 20051215 |t 20160216 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b FF00147501 |c In America E Woo |h 01681 |j 01681 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 19.26 |w 0 |x 20171218 |t 20180110 |q VPS |r NRH |v 0 |y 20180314 |z 1
949 |b B00159762 |c E WOO |h 2O685 |j 2O685 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.99 |w 2 |x 20051208 |t 20060206 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b MK10111591 |c E WOO |h 2P686 |j 2P686 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 17.99 |w 0 |x 20150820 |t 20180524 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 1
949 |b HH0001063 |c E WOO |h 2R710 |j 2R710 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.New |s S |p 15.00 |w 4 |x 20060106 |t 20151002 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b HH0001064 |c E WOO |h 2R710 |j 2R710 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.New |s S |p 15.00 |w 3 |x 20060117 |t 20090224 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b HH0001065 |c E WOO |h 2R710 |j 2R710 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 3 |x 20060113 |t 20080409 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b B00385238 |c E WOO |h 2S715 |j 2S715 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 2 |x 20050819 |t 20180518 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20180514 |z 0
949 |b B00399097 |c E WOO |h 2S715 |j 2S715 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 3 |x 20060307 |t 20180518 |q CNV |r JAM |v 0 |y 20180514 |z 0
949 |b B00397106 |c E WOO |h 2T717 |j 2T717 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.99 |w 13 |x 20060111 |t 20180307 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 1
949 |b P00581523 |c E WOO |h 4U730 |j 4U730 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 15.00 |w 29 |x 20060119 |t 20180313 |q CNV |r MDB |v 1 |y 20180611 |z 0
949 |b A01898841 |c E WOO |h 2W755 |j 2W755 |l JEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2004 |s S |p 15.00 |w 1 |x 20061207 |t 20171018 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 1
949 |b MK10113324 |c E WOO |h 2X765 |j 2X765 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 17.99 |w 1 |x 20150806 |t 20161115 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b A02102371 |c E WOO |h 4W783 |j 4W783 |l YFIC |m SBK |s S |p 17.99 |w 1 |x 20150428 |t 20180502 |q CNV |r TXR |v 0 |y 20180822 |z 0
949 |b B00382116 |c E WOO |h 2Z784 |j 2Z784 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.00 |w 1 |x 20090921 |t 20100224 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b B00382159 |c E WOO |h 2Z784 |j 2Z784 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.00 |w 0 |x 20090917 |t 20170701 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 0
949 |b B00382701 |c E WOO |h 2Z784 |j 2Z784 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 16.00 |w 0 |x 20090917 |t 20170818 |q CNV |r RLW |v 0 |y 20170831 |z 1
949 |b Y00001111 |c E WOO |h 4X805 |j 4X805 |l YEVERY |m SBK |n 002.2006 |s S |p 16.00 |w 6 |x 20060104 |t 20180907 |q CNV |r MDB |v 1 |y 20180611 |z 2
949 |b K10000818 |c E WOO |h 75585 |j 75585 |l YEVERY |m SBK |s S |p 20.00 |w 9 |x 20060217 |t 20180305 |q CNV |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180807 |z 1
949 |b MK10204775 |c E Woo |h 31278 |j 31278 |l JEVERY |m SBK |s SP |p 17.99 |w 0 |x 20180717 |t 20180717 |q LDR |r MDB |v 0 |y 20180718 |z 0
991 |a (9)child |a eh |a (2)ep |a ha |a lo |a no |a (2)rp |a wp |b 12-29-04 |c m |d a |e @ |f eng |g nyu |h 0 |i 20
998 4 |a LDR0905 20170610123044 NPUB |b GMU000013620180910135031 |b MRG0905 20171218100936 VPS 1700 |b ITS0905 20171218100825 VPS 1700 |b LDR0905 20170613075032 NSCH |b LDR0905 20170610123044 NPUB