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The Resource Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins

Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins

Label
Criss cross
Title
Criss cross
Statement of responsibility
by Lynne Rae Perkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teenagers in a small town in the 1960s experience new thoughts and feelings, question their identities, connect, and disconnect as they search for the meaning of life and love
Summary
Teenagers in a small town in the 1960s experience new thoughts and feelings, question their identities, connect, and disconnect as they search for the meaning of life and love
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138549
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, Lynne Rae
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
5.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Self-perception
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in adolescence
  • Individualism
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Individualism
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in adolescence
  • Self-perception
  • Identity
  • Nineteen sixties
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins
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
Contents
he catch -- Hector goes into a sponge state and has a satori -- Boys, dogs, science fiction -- Radio show -- Leg buds -- In the rhododendrons -- The fable of Lenny -- Easy basin wrench, or Debbie has a mechanical moment, too -- Guitar lessons -- Conversation in the dark: brilliant Eskimo thoughts -- Hector's first song -- Truck lessons -- Ravine -- Japanese chapter -- Guitar progress -- Home work -- At the Tastee-Freez on a Tuesday evening -- In and out of the cocoon -- Where the necklace went -- Hair -- Confession -- Wuthering Heights/Popular Mechanics -- The childhood friend -- Grosi -- Meanwhile -- Somewhere else -- Meanwhile, elsewhere -- Mrs. Bruning -- Elephants -- What Patty said when Debbie showed her the photo -- California of the mind -- Dan Persik's progress -- A pig roast -- Roasting the pig -- Sarong -- Flip-flop, necklace -- On the roof -- Lightning bugs
Control code
ocm56324543
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780060092733
Lccn
2004054023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56324543
Label
Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
he catch -- Hector goes into a sponge state and has a satori -- Boys, dogs, science fiction -- Radio show -- Leg buds -- In the rhododendrons -- The fable of Lenny -- Easy basin wrench, or Debbie has a mechanical moment, too -- Guitar lessons -- Conversation in the dark: brilliant Eskimo thoughts -- Hector's first song -- Truck lessons -- Ravine -- Japanese chapter -- Guitar progress -- Home work -- At the Tastee-Freez on a Tuesday evening -- In and out of the cocoon -- Where the necklace went -- Hair -- Confession -- Wuthering Heights/Popular Mechanics -- The childhood friend -- Grosi -- Meanwhile -- Somewhere else -- Meanwhile, elsewhere -- Mrs. Bruning -- Elephants -- What Patty said when Debbie showed her the photo -- California of the mind -- Dan Persik's progress -- A pig roast -- Roasting the pig -- Sarong -- Flip-flop, necklace -- On the roof -- Lightning bugs
Control code
ocm56324543
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780060092733
Lccn
2004054023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)56324543

Library Locations

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