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The Sin-eater's confession, by Ilsa J. Bick

Label
The Sin-eater's confession
Title
The Sin-eater's confession
Statement of responsibility
by Ilsa J. Bick
Title variation
Sin eater's confession
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While serving in Afghanistan, Ben writes about incidents from his senior year in a small-town Wisconsin high school, when a neighbor he was trying to help out becomes the victim of an apparent hate crime and Ben falls under suspicion
  • What do the living owe the dead? In his senior year in small-town Wisconsin high school, Ben helped out at a the Lange's farm after their oldest son dies. Jimmy, the younger son, becomes the victim of an apparent hate crime, and Ben falls under suspicion. Years later, while serving in Afghanistan as a Marine medic, Ben writes about the incidents
Summary
While serving in Afghanistan, Ben writes about incidents from his senior year in a small-town Wisconsin high school, when a neighbor he was trying to help out becomes the victim of an apparent hate crime and Ben falls under suspicion
Pace
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10170396
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bick, Ilsa J
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B47234
LC item number
Sin 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Murder
  • Hate crimes
  • Farm life
  • Homosexuality
  • Photography
  • Wisconsin
  • Conduct of life
  • Murder
  • Hate crimes
  • Farm life
  • Gays
  • Photography
  • Wisconsin
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Sin-eater's confession, by Ilsa J. Bick
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn793991472
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780761356875
Lccn
2012015291
System control number
(OCoLC)793991472
Label
The Sin-eater's confession, by Ilsa J. Bick
Publication
Control code
ocn793991472
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780761356875
Lccn
2012015291
System control number
(OCoLC)793991472

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