The Resource Anya's ghost, Vera Brosgol

Anya's ghost, Vera Brosgol

Label
Anya's ghost
Title
Anya's ghost
Statement of responsibility
Vera Brosgol
Title variation
Anyas ghost
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Of all the things Anya expected to find at the bottom of an old well, a new friend wasn't one of them. Especially not a new friend who's been dead for a century. Falling down a well is bad enough, but Anya's normal life might actually be worse. She's embarrassed by her family, self-conscious about her body, and she's pretty much given up on fitting in at school. A new friend - even a dead one - is just what she needs. But Anya's new B.F.F. isn't kidding about the "forever" part ..
  • Features main character smoking, possessing pills; contains references to sexual harassment and violence
Summary
Anya, embarrassed by her Russian immigrant family and self-conscious about her body, has given up on fitting in at school but falling down a well and making friends with the ghost there just may be worse
Storyline
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2012.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection, May 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
394017
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brosgol, Vera
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PZ7.7.B77
LC item number
Any 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
240
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
NLM call number
Anya's ghost
Reading level
2.3.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
First Second (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Self-esteem
  • Ghosts
  • Schools
  • Russian Americans
  • Peer pressure in adolescence
  • Values in adolescence
  • Teenagers
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Self-esteem
  • Ghost stories
  • Schools
  • Russian Americans
  • Peer pressure in adolescence
  • Values in adolescence
  • Teenagers
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Self-esteem
  • Ghosts
  • Schools
  • Russian Americans
  • Ghost stories
  • Conduct of life
  • Ghosts
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Peer pressure in adolescence
  • Russian Americans
  • Schools
  • Self-esteem
  • Teenagers
  • Values in adolescence
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Self-esteem
  • Russian Americans
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Horror
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Anya's ghost, Vera Brosgol
Link
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
ocn664665171
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781451713190
Lccn
2010036251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)664665171
Label
Anya's ghost, Vera Brosgol
Link
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
ocn664665171
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781451713190
Lccn
2010036251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)664665171

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