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The Resource Fat kid rules the world, K.L. Going

Fat kid rules the world, K.L. Going

Label
Fat kid rules the world
Title
Fat kid rules the world
Statement of responsibility
K.L. Going
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Troy, depressed, suicidal, and weighing nearly 300 pounds, gets a new perspective on life when a homeless teenager who is a genius on guitar wants Troy to be the drummer in his rock band
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Troy, depressed, suicidal, and weighing nearly 300 pounds, gets a new perspective on life when a homeless teenager who is a genius on guitar wants Troy to be the drummer in his rock band
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 2006.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121689
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Going, K. L.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PZ7.G559118
LC item number
Fat 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Obesity
  • Musicians
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Drug abuse
  • Suicide
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • American fiction
  • Drug abuse
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Musicians
  • Obesity
  • Suicide
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Fat kid rules the world, K.L. Going
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2004
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
ocm49952524
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9780756932138
Lccn
2002067956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)49952524
Label
Fat kid rules the world, K.L. Going
Publication
Copyright
Note
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2004
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
ocm49952524
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9780756932138
Lccn
2002067956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)49952524

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