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The Resource A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories
Title
A long way from Chicago
Title remainder
a novel in stories
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2001.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083723
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peck, Richard
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandmothers
  • Depressions
  • Country life
  • Illinois
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in stories
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel: A year down yonder
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground -- The mouse in the milk -- A one-woman crime wave -- The day of judgment -- The phantom brakeman -- Things with wings -- Centennial summer -- The troop train
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9780803722903
Lccn
98010953
System control number
ocm38249685
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Publication
Note
Sequel: A year down yonder
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground -- The mouse in the milk -- A one-woman crime wave -- The day of judgment -- The phantom brakeman -- Things with wings -- Centennial summer -- The troop train
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9780803722903
Lccn
98010953
System control number
ocm38249685

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