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The Resource Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Label
Close to famous
Title
Close to famous
Statement of responsibility
Joan Bauer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Theme
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384011
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Joan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
010 up
LC call number
PZ7.B32615
LC item number
Cl 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • West Virginia
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • West Virginia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2010030022
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9780670012824
Lccn
2010030022
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Publication
Control code
2010030022
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
250 p.
Isbn
9780670012824
Lccn
2010030022

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