The Resource A certain October, Angela Johnson

A certain October, Angela Johnson

Label
A certain October
Title
A certain October
Statement of responsibility
Angela Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Scotty compares herself to tofu: no flavor unless you add something. And it's true that Scotty's friends, Misha and Falcone, and her brother, Keone, make life delicious. But when a terrible accident occurs, Scotty feels responsible for the loss of someone she hardly knew, and the world goes wrong. She cannot tell what is a dream and what is real. Her friends are having a hard time getting through to her and her family is preoccupied with their own trauma. But the prospect of a boy, a dance, and the possibility that everything can fall back into place soon help Scotty realize that she is capable of adding her own flavor to life"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"Scotty compares herself to tofu: no flavor unless you add something. And it's true that Scotty's friends, Misha and Faclone, and her brother, Keone, make life delicious. But when a terrible accident occurs, Scotty feels responsible for the loss of someone she hardly knew, and the world goes wrong. She cannot tell what is a dream and what is real. Her friends are having a hard time getting through to her and her family is preoccupied with their own trauma. But the prospect of a boy, a dance, and the possibility that everything can fall back into place soon help Scotty realize that she is capable of adding her own flavor to life"--Provided by publisher
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10141886
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Angela
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 14 up
  • Young Adult
  • 870L
  • 870
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 870
  • 870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.2.
  • 5.6.
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Friendship
  • Autism
  • High schools
  • Death
  • Friendship
  • Autism
  • High schools
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Autism
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Death
  • Friendship
  • High school students
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A certain October, Angela Johnson
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
884760
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9780689865053
Lccn
2012001595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689865053
  • (OCoLC)555641766
Label
A certain October, Angela Johnson
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
884760
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9780689865053
Lccn
2012001595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689865053
  • (OCoLC)555641766

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