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The Resource Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm

Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm

Label
Turtle in paradise
Title
Turtle in paradise
Statement of responsibility
by Jennifer L. Holm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida
Summary
In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354702
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
610
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt. flap
  • Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants that inspired the characters in her novel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187)
Control code
373560480
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780375936883
Lccn
2009019077
System control number
  • (OCoLC)373560480
  • (OCoLC)373560480
Label
Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm
Publication
Note
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt. flap
  • Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants that inspired the characters in her novel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187)
Control code
373560480
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780375936883
Lccn
2009019077
System control number
  • (OCoLC)373560480
  • (OCoLC)373560480

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