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The Resource The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, Vol. 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, Vol. 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, Vol. 1, The pox party
Title
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Title number
Vol. 1
Title part
The pox party
Statement of responsibility
taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Title variation
Pox party
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War
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Storyline
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Character
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction and Poetry, 2007.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149148
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, M. T
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1090L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.A54395
LC item number
Pox 2006
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Series volume
v. 1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberty
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Freedom
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, Vol. 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
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Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
618029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780763624026
Lccn
2006043170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763624026
  • (OCoLC)64390636
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, Vol. 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by [Octavius Nothing's] own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Link
Publication
Copyright
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
618029
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780763624026
Lccn
2006043170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763624026
  • (OCoLC)64390636

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