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The Resource Ten thousand saints, Eleanor Henderson

Ten thousand saints, Eleanor Henderson

Label
Ten thousand saints
Title
Ten thousand saints
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Henderson
Title variation
10,000 saints
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When his best friend Teddy dies of an overdose on the last day of 1987, Jude Keffy-Horn finds his relationship with drugs and his parents devolving into the extreme when he gets caught up in an underground youth culture known as straight edge
Summary
Sometimes too much of a good thing is just not enough. When his friend Teddy dies of an overdose, disaffected adolescent Jude puts suburban Vermont in his rearview mirror and makes for New York City--where a decade's hopes and foibles spin madly about him
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384288
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henderson, Eleanor
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.E52587
LC item number
T46 2011
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Problem youth
  • Parent and child
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Nineteen eighties
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Vermont
Target audience
adult
Label
Ten thousand saints, Eleanor Henderson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
813301
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780062021021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062021021
  • (OCoLC)670475468
Label
Ten thousand saints, Eleanor Henderson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
813301
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9780062021021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062021021
  • (OCoLC)670475468

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