The Resource Baygirl, Heather Smith, (electronic resource)

Baygirl, Heather Smith, (electronic resource)

Label
Baygirl
Title
Baygirl
Statement of responsibility
Heather Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up in a picturesque Newfoundland fishing village should be idyllic for sixteen-year-old Kit Ryan, but living with an alcoholic father makes Kit's day-to-day life unpredictable and almost intolerable. When the 1992 cod moratorium forces her father out of a job, the tension between Kit and her father grows. Forced to leave their rural community, the family moves to the city, where they live with Uncle Iggy, a widower with problems of his own. Immediately pegged as a "baygirl," Kit struggles to fit in, but longstanding trust issues threaten to hold her back when a boy named Elliot expresses an interest in her
Summary
After relocating from a Newfoundland fishing village to the city of St. John's, sixteen-year-old Kit Ryan's struggle to fit in and find herself is complicated by the unpredictable behavior of her alcoholic father.
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225401
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Heather
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Moving, Household
  • High schools
  • First loves
  • St. John's (N.L.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Baygirl, Heather Smith, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11318182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459802766
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11318182
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Baygirl, Heather Smith, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11318182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459802766
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11318182
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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