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The Resource In search of us, Ava Dellaira

In search of us, Ava Dellaira

Label
In search of us
Title
In search of us
Statement of responsibility
Ava Dellaira
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Relates the stories of Marilyn who, at age seventeen, fell in love with James, left her stage-mother, and set out on her own and Angie, her now seventeen-year-old daughter, who returns to Hollywood seeking her father
  • When Marilyn was seventeen she fell in love with James, who was African-American. Their daughter, Angie, has never met James, and Marilyn has always told her he died before she was born. When Angie discovers evidence of an uncle she's never met she starts to wonder if her dad is still alive. Angie sets off, hitching a ride to LA from her home in New Mexico with her ex-boyfriend, Sam. Along the way, she uncovers some hard truths about herself, her mother, and what truly happened to her father
Storyline
Writing style
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10639253
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dellaira, Ava
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D3847
LC item number
In 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young adult fiction
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Single-parent families
  • Love
  • Racially mixed people
Target audience
adolescent
Label
In search of us, Ava Dellaira
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
403 pages
Isbn
9780374305314
Lccn
2017019595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)974452116
  • (OCoLC)ocn974452116
  • 584573
Label
In search of us, Ava Dellaira
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
403 pages
Isbn
9780374305314
Lccn
2017019595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)974452116
  • (OCoLC)ocn974452116
  • 584573

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