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The Resource The most dangerous place on earth : a novel, Lindsey Lee Johnson

The most dangerous place on earth : a novel, Lindsey Lee Johnson

Label
The most dangerous place on earth : a novel
Title
The most dangerous place on earth
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lindsey Lee Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an edenic community of wealthy Bay Area families, Molly Nicholl, a replacement teacher from a poorer, scrubbier version of California, arrivews in the middle of the school year and soon becomes intrigues by the hidden lives of her privileged students. Unknown to her, a tragedy from their middle school years continues to reverberate for 'her' kids. Among these are Callista, a hippe outcast who hides her intelligence for reasons of her own; Ryan the star pitcher and sex object; Dave, the nice kid whose parents' obsession iwth his SAT scores threatens to upend his life; Emma, a dancer who balances her dreams of bright stagelights with wildness on the weekends, and Nick, the uneasy kingpin of schemes, pranks, and parties. These teens are all navigating in a world in which every action may become public--postable, shareable, indelible--a world Molly finds both alluring and dangerous
Summary
Arriving as a replacement teacher in a privileged Bay Area school, Molly becomes intrigued with the hidden lives and challenging ambitions of her students, who are struggling with a tragedy from their middle-school years.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10515880
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Lindsey Lee
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school students
  • High school teachers
  • Social media
  • Social media
  • High school students
  • High school teachers
Target audience
adult
Label
The most dangerous place on earth : a novel, Lindsey Lee Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn922836172
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780812997279
Lccn
2015035537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922836172
Label
The most dangerous place on earth : a novel, Lindsey Lee Johnson
Publication
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
ocn922836172
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780812997279
Lccn
2015035537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)922836172

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