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The Resource A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories
Title
A long way from Chicago
Title remainder
a novel in stories
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2001.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1999.
  • National Book Award Finalist, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Book.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083723
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 750
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 5.0.
  • 4.6.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in stories
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=55A789CF-B05C-4FC9-A3E0-78443436D0FC
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes excerpt from the author's A year down under
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground, 1929 -- The mouse in the milk, 1930 -- A one-woman crime wave, 1931 -- The day of judgment, 1932 -- The phantom brakeman, 1933 -- Things with wings, 1934 -- Centennial summer, 1935 -- The troop train, 1942
Control code
ocn897467885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (148, 14 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101664360
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
55A789CF-B05C-4FC9-A3E0-78443436D0FC
System control number
(OCoLC)897467885
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=55A789CF-B05C-4FC9-A3E0-78443436D0FC
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes excerpt from the author's A year down under
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground, 1929 -- The mouse in the milk, 1930 -- A one-woman crime wave, 1931 -- The day of judgment, 1932 -- The phantom brakeman, 1933 -- Things with wings, 1934 -- Centennial summer, 1935 -- The troop train, 1942
Control code
ocn897467885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (148, 14 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101664360
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
55A789CF-B05C-4FC9-A3E0-78443436D0FC
System control number
(OCoLC)897467885

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