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The Resource Racing Manhattan, Terence Blacker

Racing Manhattan, Terence Blacker

Label
Racing Manhattan
Title
Racing Manhattan
Statement of responsibility
Terence Blacker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alone in the world, Jay Barton is a teenage misfit with nothing much going for her besides an extraordinary talent for understanding racehorses and riding them like a pro. When, in a desperate attempt to escape her shifty, opportunistic uncle, she leaves home to work in a racing stable, Jay forms a bond with a beautiful gray mare named Manhattan -- brilliant, misunderstood, dangerous, and heading for racing's scrap heap. Recognizing a fellow misfit, Jay fights to give Manhattan one last opportunity to show that she's the champion she was born to be. Together they face a world of prejudice and cruelty, fighting back the only way they know how -- by becoming the best
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658931
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blacker, Terence
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Race horses
  • Horses
  • Teenage girls
  • Race horses
  • Horses
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Racing Manhattan, Terence Blacker
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
1958384
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780763692735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763692735
  • (OCoLC)1002288363
Label
Racing Manhattan, Terence Blacker
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
1958384
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780763692735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763692735
  • (OCoLC)1002288363

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