Coverart for item
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
257326
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connor, Leslie
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Grades 5 up
LC call number
PZ7.C7644
LC item number
Wai 2008
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers
  • Stepfathers
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Family problems
  • Mothers
  • Stepfathers
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Schenectady (N.Y.)
  • Schenectady (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Georgia children's book award nominee 2011-2012
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780060890889
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007006881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn123118132
  • (OCoLC)123118132
Label
Waiting for normal, Leslie Connor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Georgia children's book award nominee 2011-2012
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9780060890889
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007006881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn123118132
  • (OCoLC)123118132

Library Locations

    • Cumming LibraryBorrow it
      585 Dahlonega Street, Cumming, GA, 30040, US
      34.220596 -84.131772
    • Sharon Forks LibraryBorrow it
      2820 Old Atlanta Road, Cumming, GA, 30041, US
      34.11878 -84.156553
    • Hampton Park LibraryBorrow it
      5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, GA, 30041, US
      34.305256 -84.067603
    • Post Road LibraryBorrow it
      5010 Post Road, Cumming, GA, 30040, US
      34.205256 -84.220792
Processing Feedback ...