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The Resource Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel, Avi

Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel, Avi

Label
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel
Title
Nothing but the truth
Title remainder
a documentary novel
Statement of responsibility
Avi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ninth grader Philip Malloy is forbidden to join the track team because of his failing grades in English class. Convinced that the teacher just doesn't like him, Philip concocts a plan to get transferred into a different homeroom. Instead of standing silently during the national anthem, he hums along. And kicks off a national scandal
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1992
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 1994.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 1995.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 1994.
Awards note
Newbery Honor book, 1992
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
077029
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-14
Interest level
Grades 9-12
LC call number
PS3551.V5
LC item number
N89 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school students
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Student suspension
  • Freedom of expression
  • National songs
  • Mass media
  • Patriotism
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Freedom of expression
  • High school students
  • Mass media
  • National songs
  • Patriotism
  • Student suspension
  • Teacher-student relationships
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel, Avi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes author's Preface (2002)
  • "This book was originally published in hardcover by Orchard Books in 1991"--Title page verso
  • Includes section entitled "After words" which contains information about the author, an author interview, discussion questions and more
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
ocn377855850
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
177 pages
Isbn
9780545174152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)377855850
Label
Nothing but the truth : a documentary novel, Avi
Publication
Note
  • Includes author's Preface (2002)
  • "This book was originally published in hardcover by Orchard Books in 1991"--Title page verso
  • Includes section entitled "After words" which contains information about the author, an author interview, discussion questions and more
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
ocn377855850
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
177 pages
Isbn
9780545174152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)377855850

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