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The Resource Scorpions, by Walter Dean Myers, (electronic resource)

Scorpions, by Walter Dean Myers, (electronic resource)

Label
Scorpions
Title
Scorpions
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After reluctantly taking on the leadership of the Harlem gang, the Scorpions, Jamal finds that his enemies treat him with respect when he acquires a gun--until a tragedy occurs. The story of twelve-year-old Jamal, whose life changes drastically when he acquires a gun. Though he survives the experience, it's not without sacrificing his innocence and possibly his relationship with his best friend
Summary
After reluctantly taking on the leadership of the Harlem gang, the Scorpions, Jamal finds that his enemies treat him with respect when he acquires a gun until a tragedy occurs
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1989
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1989.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079749
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
610
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scorpions, by Walter Dean Myers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E9D9BF8C-3003-4A28-90C9-DD5BD9A6BA15
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn434006625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061783241
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E9D9BF8C-3003-4A28-90C9-DD5BD9A6BA15
System control number
(OCoLC)434006625
Label
Scorpions, by Walter Dean Myers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=E9D9BF8C-3003-4A28-90C9-DD5BD9A6BA15
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn434006625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780061783241
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E9D9BF8C-3003-4A28-90C9-DD5BD9A6BA15
System control number
(OCoLC)434006625

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