The Resource Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog), Lynn Plourde, (electronic resource)

Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog), Lynn Plourde, (electronic resource)

Label
Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog)
Title
Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog)
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Plourde
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a BIG, lovable, does-it-her-way dog wiggles her way into the heart of a loudmouth pipsqueak of a boy, wonderful things happen that help him become a bigger, better person. With its diverse cast, authentic narrator, and perfect blend of spot-on middle-grade humor, drama, and wisdom, this powerful debut is relatable, funny, bittersweet, and full of heart. Timminy knows that moving to a new town just in time to start middle school when you are perfect bully bait is less than ideal. But he gets a great consolation prize in Maxi'a gentle giant of a dog who the family quickly discovers is deaf. Timminy is determined to do all he can to help Maxi'after all, his parents didn't return him because he was a runt. But when the going gets rough for Timminy, who spends a little too much time getting shoved into lockers at school, Maxi ends up being the one to help him'along with their neighbor, Abby, who doesn't let her blindness define her and bristles at Timminy's "poor-me" attitude. It turns out there's more to everyone than what's on the surface, whether it comes to Abby, Maxi, or even Timminy himself
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Plourde, Lynn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 650L
  • Decoding demand: 90 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 89 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.P724
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
4.1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School children
  • Dogs
  • Friendship
  • Middle schools
  • Schools
  • Dogs
  • Friendship
  • Middle schools
  • School children
  • Schools
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Dogs
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
  • Size
  • Dogs
  • Friendship
  • Middle schools
  • Schools
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog), Lynn Plourde, (electronic resource)
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn954195024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399545696
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
653AD07B-7698-4ADE-BBE3-362FDC5E92D5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o954195024
  • (OCoLC)954195024
Label
Maxi's secrets (or, what you can learn from a dog), Lynn Plourde, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn954195024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399545696
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
653AD07B-7698-4ADE-BBE3-362FDC5E92D5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o954195024
  • (OCoLC)954195024

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