The Resource The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)

The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)

Label
The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family
Title
The lost boy
Title remainder
a foster child's search for the love of a family
Statement of responsibility
Dave Pelzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dave is moved in and out of five different homes. He suffers shame and experiences resentment from those who feel that all foster kids are trouble and unworthy of being loved just because they are not part of a "real" family. Tears, laughter, devastation and hope create the journey of this little lost boy who searches desperately for just one thing -- the love of a family. You will not be able to put down this harrowing but ultimately uplifting true story of a boy's journey through the foster-care system, in search of a family to love
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pelzer, David J
Dewey number
  • 362.7/6/092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 5.2
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pelzer, David J
  • Abused children
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Abusive mothers
  • Family violence
  • Foster home care
Target audience
adult
Label
The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EB75F61F-7802-4B9F-8EA6-20239274A3D0
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The runaway -- An angel named Ms. Gold -- The trial -- New beginnings -- Adrift -- The defiant one -- Mother's love -- Estranged -- Coming around -- Break away
Control code
o657066377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780757396069
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o657066377
  • (Sirsi) o657066377
  • (OCoLC)657066377
Label
The lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EB75F61F-7802-4B9F-8EA6-20239274A3D0
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The runaway -- An angel named Ms. Gold -- The trial -- New beginnings -- Adrift -- The defiant one -- Mother's love -- Estranged -- Coming around -- Break away
Control code
o657066377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780757396069
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o657066377
  • (Sirsi) o657066377
  • (OCoLC)657066377

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