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The Resource One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones

One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones

Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies
Title
One of those hideous books where the mother dies
Statement of responsibility
Sonya Sones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ruby Milliken leaves her best friend, her boyfriend, her aunt, and her mother's grave in Boston and reluctantly flies to Los Angeles to live with her father, a famous movie star who divorced her mother before Ruby was born
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ruby Milliken leaves her best friend, her boyfriend, her aunt, and her mother's grave in Boston and reluctantly flies to Los Angeles to live with her father, a famous movie star who divorced her mother before Ruby was born
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2007.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2005-2006.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2005
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125444
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sones, Sonya
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Moving, Household
  • Actors and actresses
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Homosexuality
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm52347573
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780689858208
Lccn
2003009355
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-1352
Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones
Link
Publication
Control code
ocm52347573
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780689858208
Lccn
2003009355
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-1352

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