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The Resource Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor

Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor

Label
Waiting for normal
Title
Waiting for normal
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Connor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Addie tries to cope with her mother's erratic behavior and being separated from her beloved stepfather and half-sisters when she and her mother go to live in a small trailer by the railroad tracks on the outskirts of Schenectady, New York
Summary
Twelve-year-old Addie tries to cope with her mother's erratic behavior and being separated from her beloved stepfather and half-sisters when she and her mother go to live in a small trailer by the railroad tracks on the outskirts of Schenectady, New York
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Schneider Family Book Award, Middle School, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
257326
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 570
  • Grades 5 up
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
570
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007006881.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Tin box on a tar patch -- Small stuff -- Welcome pie -- According to Webster's -- The over-underpass -- A renovation -- Tryouts and friendships -- Gates and bridges -- TV and toast dinners -- A gift of cream and honey -- A bunch of numbskulls -- A violent storm -- evening interview -- Waiting for Mommers -- Late-night mail -- Another dish of fish-and-chips -- A different sort of Halloween -- A phone call from the mansion -- The new blue car -- All or nothing -- Dwight explaining Hannah -- All about twos and fours -- Bedtime at the inn -- Breakfasts and boxes -- A ton of turkey soup -- From good to bad -- Willing to bloom -- Twists and turns -- The counting-on part -- A frozen good-bye -- An unexpected meeting -- A few gifts before Christmas -- Waiting for normal -- Jingle all the way -- Another thing to borrow -- Loads of snow -- A visit from Grandio -- Valentine hearts -- The goosh in my gut -- Fiesta night -- Making changes -- My fault -- A hero in the fog -- After the fire -- Something familiar -- The going-away note -- Defining normal -- Full of surprises -- All to home
Control code
123118132
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780060890896
Lccn
2007006881
System control number
(OCoLC)123118132
Label
Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007006881.html
Publication
Contents
Tin box on a tar patch -- Small stuff -- Welcome pie -- According to Webster's -- The over-underpass -- A renovation -- Tryouts and friendships -- Gates and bridges -- TV and toast dinners -- A gift of cream and honey -- A bunch of numbskulls -- A violent storm -- evening interview -- Waiting for Mommers -- Late-night mail -- Another dish of fish-and-chips -- A different sort of Halloween -- A phone call from the mansion -- The new blue car -- All or nothing -- Dwight explaining Hannah -- All about twos and fours -- Bedtime at the inn -- Breakfasts and boxes -- A ton of turkey soup -- From good to bad -- Willing to bloom -- Twists and turns -- The counting-on part -- A frozen good-bye -- An unexpected meeting -- A few gifts before Christmas -- Waiting for normal -- Jingle all the way -- Another thing to borrow -- Loads of snow -- A visit from Grandio -- Valentine hearts -- The goosh in my gut -- Fiesta night -- Making changes -- My fault -- A hero in the fog -- After the fire -- Something familiar -- The going-away note -- Defining normal -- Full of surprises -- All to home
Control code
123118132
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780060890896
Lccn
2007006881
System control number
(OCoLC)123118132

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