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The Resource Diary of a waitress : the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl, Carolyn Meyer

Diary of a waitress : the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl, Carolyn Meyer

Label
Diary of a waitress : the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl
Title
Diary of a waitress
Title remainder
the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Meyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1926, droves of Americans traveled by train across the United States to visit the West. They ate at Harvey Houses, where thousands of well-trained waitresses provided first-class service. [This novel] tells the first-person story of one spunky girl, Kitty Evans, as she faces the often funny and painful experiences she and fellow waitresses Cordelia and Emmy endure"--Amazon.com
Summary
Tells the story of Kitty, a girl who becomes a waitress at a Harvey House, one of the many stops on the way from the Midwest to the West coast, detailing her escapades, adventures, and friendships
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410001
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, Carolyn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M5685
LC item number
Dia 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waitresses
  • Friendship
  • New Mexico
  • Waiters and waitresses
  • Railroads
  • Friendship
  • New Mexico
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl
Label
Diary of a waitress : the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl, Carolyn Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 346)
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
ocn886474141
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9781620916520
Lccn
2014948477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)886474141
Label
Diary of a waitress : the not-so-glamorous life of a Harvey Girl, Carolyn Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 346)
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
ocn886474141
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9781620916520
Lccn
2014948477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)886474141

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