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The Resource The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle, Avi ; decorations by Ruth E. Murray

The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle, Avi ; decorations by Ruth E. Murray

Label
The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Title
The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Statement of responsibility
Avi ; decorations by Ruth E. Murray
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the only passenger, and the only female, on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, thirteen-year-old Charlotte finds herself caught between a murderous captain and a mutinous crew
Member of
Summary
As the lone "young lady" on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, Charlotte learns that the captain is murderous and the crew rebellious. Includes ship illustrations in an appendix
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1991
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 1994.
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1991.
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 1990.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1996.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 1994.
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085565
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A953
LC item number
Tr 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murray, Ruth E.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
HRW library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mutiny
  • Sex role
  • Self-perception
  • Ships
  • Sea stories
  • Mutiny
  • Sex role
  • Self-perception
  • Ships
  • Sea stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle, Avi ; decorations by Ruth E. Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date: 1990
  • "With connections."
  • Novel, followed by narratives and excerpts from related stories and a biographical sketch of the author
Control code
00267079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780030547096
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00267079
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The true confessions of Charlotte Doyle, Avi ; decorations by Ruth E. Murray
Publication
Note
  • Copyright date: 1990
  • "With connections."
  • Novel, followed by narratives and excerpts from related stories and a biographical sketch of the author
Control code
00267079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780030547096
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00267079
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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