The Resource Camo girl, Kekla Magoon

Camo girl, Kekla Magoon

Label
Camo girl
Title
Camo girl
Statement of responsibility
Kekla Magoon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ella, a biracial girl with a patchy and uneven skin tone, and her friend Z, a boy who is very different, have been on the bottom of the social order at Caldera Junior High School in Las Vegas, but when the only other African-American student enters their sixth grade class, Ella longs to be friends with him and join the popular group, but does not want to leave Z all alone
Summary
A biracial girl living in the suburbs of Las Vegas examines the friendships that grow out of, and despite, her race
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection, June 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
382561
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magoon, Kekla
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 600
  • Ages 8-14
  • 600L
  • Decoding demand: 90 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 83 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.M2739
LC item number
Cam 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 600
  • 600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
3.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Racism
  • Racially mixed people
  • Friendship
  • Racially mixed people
  • African Americans
  • Junior high schools
  • Schools
  • Friendship
  • Racially mixed people
  • Racism
  • Las Vegas (Nev.)
  • Las Vegas (Nev.)
  • Nevada
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Camo girl, Kekla Magoon
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
1715908
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781416978046
Lccn
2011003153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416978046
  • (OCoLC)535493151
Label
Camo girl, Kekla Magoon
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
1715908
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781416978046
Lccn
2011003153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416978046
  • (OCoLC)535493151

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