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The Resource Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Label
Dead end in Norvelt
Title
Dead end in Norvelt
Statement of responsibility
Jack Gantos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal winner, 2012.
  • Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2012.
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gantos, Jack
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.G15334
LC item number
Dd 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newbery Medal
  • Behavior
  • Old age
  • Boys
  • Conduct of life
  • Older women
  • Autobiographical fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Young adult fiction
  • Norvelt (Pa.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes Dead end in Norvelt scrapbook
  • Originally published in the United States: [New York] : Farrar Straus Giroux, [2011]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781250010230
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812068855
  • (OCoLC)ocn812068855
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes Dead end in Norvelt scrapbook
  • Originally published in the United States: [New York] : Farrar Straus Giroux, [2011]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Square Fish edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781250010230
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812068855
  • (OCoLC)ocn812068855

Library Locations

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