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The Resource One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt

One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Label
One for the Murphys
Title
One for the Murphys
Statement of responsibility
Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Title variation
1 for the Murphys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After a horrible betrayal, Carley is sent to live with a foster family and struggles with opening herself up to their love
Summary
Follows the experiences of foster kid Carley, who uses humor and street smarts to cope with her unpredictable life until the loving, bustling Murphy family offers her more stability and a greater sense of belonging than she ever thought possible
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2016.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10117764
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hunt, Lynda Mullaly
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H9159
LC item number
One 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foster home care
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Stepfathers
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Families
  • Connecticut
  • Foster home care
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Stepfathers
  • Family problems
  • Family life
  • Connecticut
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Parents
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780399256158.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2011046708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780399256158
Lccn
2011046708
Label
One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780399256158.jpg
Publication
Control code
2011046708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780399256158
Lccn
2011046708

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