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The Resource Dumplin' [electronic resource] :

Dumplin' [electronic resource] :

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Dumplin' [electronic resource] :
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Dumplin' [electronic resource] :
Statement of responsibility
Julie Murphy
Title variation
Dumplin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This beloved novel, a #1 New York Timesis surprised when he seems to like her back. Instead of finding new heights of self-assurance in her relationship with Bo, Will starts to doubt herself. So she sets out to take back her confidence by doing the most horrifying thing she can imagine: entering the Miss Teen Blue Bonnet Pageant—along with several other unlikely candidates—to show the world that she deserves to be up there as much as any twiggy girl does.Along the way, she’ll shock the hell out of Clover City—and maybe herself most of all
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Willowdean wants to prove to everyone in her small Texas town that she is more than just a fat girl, so, while grappling with her feelings for a co-worker who is clearly attracted to her, Will and some other misfits prepare to compete inthe beauty pageant her mother runs
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer Lists, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award, 2015.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2016.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Top Ten, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10445146
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Julie
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Overweight teenage girls
  • Beauty contests
  • Self-esteem
  • Self-esteem in teenage girls
  • Friendship
  • Teenage boy/girl relations
  • Small towns
  • Sixteen-year-old girls
  • Teenage girls
  • Texas
Target audience
adolescent
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Dumplin' [electronic resource] :
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Publication
Control code
THREE_M:gudeh89
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062327208
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Dumplin' [electronic resource] :
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:gudeh89
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062327208
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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