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The Resource Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix

Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix

Label
Among the hidden
Title
Among the hidden
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm, until another "third" convinces him that the government is wrong
Member of
Summary
A government decree allows each family only two children. For Luke, a third child, this has meant a lifetime of hiding. But could a stray glimpse of a child hiding in the house across the way lead to freedom?
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2001.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2001.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2003.
  • Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2001.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, 2002.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2002.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2002.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2002.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083124
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Shadow children book.
Series volume
0001
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also issued in Aladdin pbk., 2000
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780689824753
Lccn
97033052 /AC
Label
Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publication
Note
Also issued in Aladdin pbk., 2000
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780689824753
Lccn
97033052 /AC

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