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
Member of
Awards note
  • John Newbery Medal, 2012.
  • Best Fiction Books for Young Adults, 2012.
  • Children's notable lists, 2012.
  • Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2012.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gantos, Jack
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.G15334
LC item number
Dd 2011
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.7
  • 6.4
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Old age
  • Norvelt (Pa.)
  • Newbery Medal
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
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
Control code
ocn692290969
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780374379933
Lccn
2010054009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF GANTOS ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; DI ; C1110BT7 ; DI ; AW1202B3 ; DLG ; S1203B9.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 692290969
  • (Sirsi) 692290969
  • (OCoLC)692290969
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
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
Control code
ocn692290969
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780374379933
Lccn
2010054009
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
JF GANTOS ; XX-J/WN-JA ; [NW-WN] ; NW ; DI ; C1110BT7 ; DI ; AW1202B3 ; DLG ; S1203B9.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 692290969
  • (Sirsi) 692290969
  • (OCoLC)692290969

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