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The closest I've come, Fred Aceves

Label
The closest I've come
Title
The closest I've come
Statement of responsibility
Fred Aceves
Title variation
Closest I have come
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marcos Rivas is desperate to escape the projects, his neglectful mother, and her abusive boyfriend, but when he is picked for a class at his high school targeting smart students who are underperforming, he initially resists
Summary
Marcos Rivas yearns for love, a working cell phone, and maybe a pair of sneakers that aren’t falling apart. But more than anything, Marcos wants to get out of Maesta, his hood, away from his indifferent mom and her abusive boyfriend—which seems impossible
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601533
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aceves, Fred
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 750
  • 750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Single-parent families
  • Friendship
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Single-parent families
  • Coming of age
  • Friendship
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Tampa (Fla.)
  • Tampa (Fla.)
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Physical & Emotional Abuse (see also Social Themes / Sexual Abuse)
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The closest I've come, Fred Aceves
Instantiates
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
ocn968772610
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062488534
Lccn
2017943589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)968772610
Label
The closest I've come, Fred Aceves
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
ocn968772610
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780062488534
Lccn
2017943589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)968772610

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