The Resource Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Label
Hey, kiddo
Title
Hey, kiddo
Statement of responsibility
by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents -- two very loud, very loving, very opinionated people who had thought they were through with raising children until Jarrett came along"--
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), High School, 2020.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2018.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2021.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 9-12, 2020.
  • Harvey Awards, Book of the Year, 2019.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2019.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10732772
Cataloging source
LPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krosoczka, Jarrett
Dewey number
362.29/13092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.7.K76
LC item number
He 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Krosoczka, Jarrett
  • Krosoczka, Jarrett
  • Krosoczka, Jarrett
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Absentee fathers
  • Absentee fathers
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Families
  • Families
  • Families
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Biography
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Topics)
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Family problems
  • Absentee fathers
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how I lost my mother, found my father, and dealt with family addiction
Label
Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1049152928
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780545902472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1049152928
Label
Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1049152928
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780545902472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1049152928

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