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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
High school student Taylor Markham, who was abandoned by her drug-addicted mother at the age of eleven, 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
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Young adult fiction
  • Australia
  • Abandoned children
  • Emotional problems
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Identity
  • Australia
  • Abandoned children
  • Boarding schools
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Schools
  • Young adult fiction
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: On the Jellicoe Road. Camberwell, Vic. : Viking, 2006
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
ocn419848350
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780061431852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)419848350
Label
Jellicoe Road, Melina Marchetta
Publication
Note
Previously published: On the Jellicoe Road. Camberwell, Vic. : Viking, 2006
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
ocn419848350
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780061431852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)419848350

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