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The Resource Autobiography of My Dead Brother

Autobiography of My Dead Brother

Label
Autobiography of My Dead Brother
Title
Autobiography of My Dead Brother
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers ; art by Christopher Myers
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The thing was that me and Rise were blood brothers, but sometimes I really didn't know him. . . .As Jesse fills his sketchbook with drawings and portraits of Rise, he tries to make sense of the complexities of friendship, loyalty, and loss in a neighborhood plagued by drive-bys, vicious gangs, and abusive cops
Summary
Jesse pours his heart and soul into his sketchbook to make sense of life in his troubled Harlem neighborhood and the loss of a close friend
Theme
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Character
Award
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
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136169
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-2014
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  • Myers, Walter Dean
  • Myers, Christopher
Index
no index present
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730
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Myers, Christopher
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True
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  • Historical Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Autobiography of My Dead Brother
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f99bcd06-bb39-490c-a279-4cfb1ab467ea
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062046895
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Autobiography of My Dead Brother
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f99bcd06-bb39-490c-a279-4cfb1ab467ea
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062046895
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
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