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The Resource Why we took the car, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr

Why we took the car, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr

Label
Why we took the car
Title
Why we took the car
Statement of responsibility
Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Mike Klingenberg is a troubled fourteen-year-old from a disfunctional family in Berlin who thinks of himself as boring, so when a Russian juvenile delinquent called Tschick begins to pay attention to him and include Mike in his criminal activities, he is excited--until those activities lead to disaster on the autobahn
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Summary
Mike Klingenberg is a troubled fourteen-year-old from a dysfunctional family in Berlin who thinks of himself as boring, so when a Russian juvenile delinquent called Tschick begins to pay attention to him and include Mike in his criminal activities, he is excited--until those activities lead to disaster on the autobahn
Tone
Character
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10275868
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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1965-
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Herrndorf, Wolfgang
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
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770
Literary form
novels
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  • 8
  • 12
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Mohr, Tim
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True
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  • Russians
  • Immigrants
  • Automobile theft
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Self-esteem
  • Friendship
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Russians
  • Immigrants
  • Automobile theft
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Self-esteem
  • Friendship
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Why we took the car, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A novel
Control code
2012044118
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780545481809
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012044118
Label
Why we took the car, Wolfgang Herrndorf ; translated by Tim Mohr
Publication
Note
A novel
Control code
2012044118
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 p.
Isbn
9780545481809
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012044118

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