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The Resource Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta

Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta

Label
Jellicoe Road
Title
Jellicoe Road
Statement of responsibility
Melina Marchetta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abandoned by her drug-addicted mother at the age of eleven, high school student Taylor Markham struggles with her identity and family history at a boarding school in Australia
Member of
Summary
Abandoned by her drug-addicted mother at the age of eleven, high school student Taylor Markham struggles with her identity and family history at a boarding school in Australia
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2009.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Awards (WAYRBA), Avis Page Award, 2008.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285383
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.M32855
LC item number
Je 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 820
  • 820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • Emotional problems
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Identity
  • Teenagers
  • Abandoned children
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published in 2006 in Australia under title: On the Jellicoe Road
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
721473
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780061431838
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2008000760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061431838
  • (OCoLC)191931317
Label
Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta
Publication
Note
Previously published in 2006 in Australia under title: On the Jellicoe Road
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
721473
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780061431838
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2008000760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061431838
  • (OCoLC)191931317

Library Locations

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