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The Resource Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Label
Dead end in Norvelt
Title
Dead end in Norvelt
Statement of responsibility
Jack Gantos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses
Member of
Summary
In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Library Journal Best Books 2011
  • Newbery Medal, 2012.
  • Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10005081
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Norvelt books
Series volume
0001
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1DDE3D20-4451-4E33-9256-9D1135407B6F
Instantiates
Publication
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.
Control code
ocn829058556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429962506
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1DDE3D20-4451-4E33-9256-9D1135407B6F
System control number
(OCoLC)829058556
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1DDE3D20-4451-4E33-9256-9D1135407B6F
Publication
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.
Control code
ocn829058556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429962506
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1DDE3D20-4451-4E33-9256-9D1135407B6F
System control number
(OCoLC)829058556

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