The Resource Looking for Alaska : a novel, by John Green

Looking for Alaska : a novel, by John Green

Label
Looking for Alaska : a novel
Title
Looking for Alaska
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by John Green
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2006.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2006
  • Inky Awards (Australia): Silver Inky, 2007.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133056
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, John
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.G8233
LC item number
Lo 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Death
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Death
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Looking for Alaska : a novel, by John Green
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
ocm55633822
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780525475064
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2004010827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55633822
Label
Looking for Alaska : a novel, by John Green
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
ocm55633822
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780525475064
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2004010827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55633822

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