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The Resource Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy, by Gary D. Schmidt

Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy, by Gary D. Schmidt

Label
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy
Title
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy
Statement of responsibility
by Gary D. Schmidt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1911, Turner Buckminster hates his new home of Phippsburg, Maine, but things improve when he meets Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from a poor, nearby island community founded by former slaves that the town fathers--and Turner's--want to change into a tourist spot
Summary
In 1911, Turner Buckminster hates his new home of Phippsburg, Maine, but things improve when he meets Lizzie Bright Griffin, a girl from a poor, nearby island community founded by former slaves that the town fathers--and Turner's--want to change into a tourist spot
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2005.
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2005.
  • Newbery Honor Book.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
124600
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schmidt, Gary D
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PR6023.O34
LC item number
L59 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Progress
  • Race relations
  • Moving, Household
  • Clergy
  • Maine
  • Progress
  • Race relations
  • Moving, Household
  • Clergy
  • Maine
  • Clergy
  • Moving, Household
  • Progress
  • Race relations
  • Maine
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy, by Gary D. Schmidt
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
ocm54006935
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780618439294
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003020967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)54006935
Label
Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster boy, by Gary D. Schmidt
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
ocm54006935
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9780618439294
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003020967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)54006935

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