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The Resource Eleven and holding, Mary Penney

Eleven and holding, Mary Penney

Label
Eleven and holding
Title
Eleven and holding
Statement of responsibility
Mary Penney
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Macy Hollinquest is eleven years old, and don't count on her to change that anytime soon. Her birthday is just days away, but she has no intention of turning twelve without her dad by her side. He'd promised to be there for her big day, and yet he's been gone for months--away after his discharge from the army, doing some kind of top secret, "important work." So Macy's staying eleven, no matter what--that is, until she meets Ginger, a nice older lady who is searching for her missing dog. Ginger's dog search is the perfect cover for Macy's attempt to locate her dad. But her hunt puts her on a path to a head-on collision with the truth, where she discovers that knowing can sometimes be a heavy burden. And that change, when finally accepted, comes with an unexpected kind of grace. Mary Penney's earnest, heartfelt story of change, loss, and new beginnings will resonate with young readers on the cusp of new beginnings, and stay in their hearts long after it's done."--Jacket flap
Summary
Refusing to acknowledge her imminent twelfth birthday without her former Marine father at her side, Macy befriends a sweet older lady whose dog has gone missing and who helps Macy come to terms with her father's absence
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10495197
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
650
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Eleven and holding, Mary Penney
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
921864757
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780062405470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)921864757
Label
Eleven and holding, Mary Penney
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
921864757
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780062405470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)921864757

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