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The Resource Optimists die first, Susin Nielsen

Optimists die first, Susin Nielsen

Label
Optimists die first
Title
Optimists die first
Statement of responsibility
Susin Nielsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "When Petula de Wilde, who is anything but wild, meets Jacob in their school's dorky art therapy program, his friendship (and something more) helps her overcome intense fears since her sister died. And he has a secret of his own"--
  • Since her sister's death, Petula de Wilde sees danger in everything. A mandatory art therapy class with a groups of teenage misfits is the worst part of each week. She wants nothing to do with them-- especially Jacob and his prosthetic arm. When they work together on a project, he helps her with her fears. But a secret he's been keeping from her could unravel everything...
Summary
"When Petula de Wilde, who is anything but wild, meets Jacob in their school's dorky art therapy program, his friendship (and something more) helps her overcome intense fears since her sister died. And he has a secret of his own"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
OLA Best Bets, 2017
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10549496
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nielsen-Fernlund, Susin
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fear
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Friendship
  • Art therapy
  • Sisters
  • High school students
  • Love
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Optimists die first, Susin Nielsen
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
ocn950635358
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780553496901
Lccn
2016014407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)950635358
Label
Optimists die first, Susin Nielsen
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
ocn950635358
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780553496901
Lccn
2016014407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)950635358

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