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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
  • 540L
  • Decoding demand: 89 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 99 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 81 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.B32615
LC item number
Cl 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 540
  • 540
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
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
803863
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9780670012824
Lccn
2010030022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780670012824
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
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
803863
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9780670012824
Lccn
2010030022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780670012824

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