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The Resource Freak show, James St. James

Freak show, James St. James

Label
Freak show
Title
Freak show
Statement of responsibility
James St. James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Having faced teasing that turned into a brutal attack, Christianity expressed as persecution, and the loss of his only real friend when he could no longer keep his crush under wraps, seventeen-year-old Billy Bloom, a drag queen extraordinaire, decides the only way to become fabulous again is to run for Homecoming Queen at his elite, private school near Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Summary
Having faced teasing that turned into a brutal attack, Christianity expressed as persecution, and the loss of his only real friend when he could no longer keep his crush under wraps, seventeen-year-old Billy Bloom, a drag queen, decides the only way to become fabulous again is to run for Homecoming Queen at his elite, private school near Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
  • Rainbow List, 2008.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164964
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
St. James, James
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T1227
LC item number
F74 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female impersonators
  • Homosexuality
  • Prejudices
  • High schools
  • Fort Lauderdale (Fla.)
  • Female impersonators
  • Homosexuality
  • Prejudices
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Fort Lauderdale (Fla.)
  • Female impersonators
  • High schools
  • Homosexuality
  • Prejudices
  • Florida
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Freak show, James St. James
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
ocn221152193
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780142412312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)221152193
Label
Freak show, James St. James
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
ocn221152193
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780142412312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)221152193

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