The Resource Braced, Alyson Gerber

Braced, Alyson Gerber

Label
Braced
Title
Braced
Statement of responsibility
Alyson Gerber
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When twelve-year-old Rachel learns that her scoliosis has worsened and she will need to wear a back brace to keep her spine straight, she is devastated; afraid that she will not be able to play soccer, and terrified that she will not be able to hide her condition from her friends and classmates--but her mother is determined to spare her the spinal fusion surgery that she herself had as a teenager
Summary
When twelve-year-old Rachel learns that her scoliosis has worsened and she will need to wear a back brace to keep her spine straight, she is devastated; afraid that she will not be able to play soccer, and terrified that she will not be able to hide her condition from her friends and classmates--but her mother is determined to spare her the spinal fusion surgery that she herself had as a teenager
Theme
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560537
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerber, Alyson
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 640
  • 640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scoliosis in children
  • Genetic disorders
  • Orthopedic braces
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Self-consciousness (Sensitivity)
  • Families
  • Scoliosis
  • Orthopedic braces
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Self-consciousness (Sensitivity)
  • Family life
  • Families
  • Genetic disorders
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Orthopedic braces
  • Scoliosis in children
  • Self-consciousness (Sensitivity)
  • Andover (Mass.)
  • Andover (Mass.)
  • Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Braced, Alyson Gerber
Instantiates
Publication
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
1758339
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780545902144
Lccn
2016016818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780545902144
  • (OCoLC)949669459
Label
Braced, Alyson Gerber
Publication
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
1758339
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780545902144
Lccn
2016016818
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780545902144
  • (OCoLC)949669459

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