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The Resource Somewhere in the darkness, Walter Dean Myers

Somewhere in the darkness, Walter Dean Myers

Label
Somewhere in the darkness
Title
Somewhere in the darkness
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A teenage boy accompanies his father, who has recently escaped from prison, on a trip that turns out to be an often painful time of discovery for them both
Summary
A teenage boy accompanies his father, who has recently escaped from prison, on a trip that turns out to be an often painful time of discovery for them both
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1993
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 1993.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
Awards note
Newbery Honor book.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079750
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M992
LC item number
So 1992
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
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 sons
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Children of prisoners
  • Automobile travel
  • African American teenage boys
  • Fathers and sons
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Children of prisoners
  • Automobile travel
  • African American teenage boys
  • Coretta Scott King award
  • Newbery honor book
  • African American teenage boys
  • Automobile travel
  • Children of prisoners
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Somewhere in the darkness, Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book was originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 1992"--Title page verso
  • Includes an interview with the author
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
ocn226070751
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
168, [14] pages
Isbn
9780545055772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)226070751
Label
Somewhere in the darkness, Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Note
  • "This book was originally published in hardcover by Scholastic Press in 1992"--Title page verso
  • Includes an interview with the author
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
ocn226070751
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
168, [14] pages
Isbn
9780545055772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)226070751

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