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Gabi, a girl in pieces, by Isabel Quintero

Label
Gabi, a girl in pieces
Title
Gabi, a girl in pieces
Statement of responsibility
by Isabel Quintero
Title variation
  • Gabi, a gordita
  • Gabi, a fatgirl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Gabi Hernandez chronicles her senior year in high school as she copes with her friend Cindy's pregnancy, friend Sebastian's coming out, her father's meth habit, her own cravings for food and cute boys, and especially, the poetry that helps forge her identity
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Gabi Hernandez chronicles her senior year in high school as she copes with her friend Cindy's pregnancy, friend Sebastian's coming out, her father's meth habit, her own cravings for food and cute boys, and especially, the poetry that helps forge her identity
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2015
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2014
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico): Black bears (Grades 9-12), 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2015.
  • William C. Morris YA Debut Award, 2015.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Top Ten, 2015.
Awards note
  • William C. Morris Debut Award Winner, 2015.
  • Américas Award commended title, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10359765
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quintero, Isabel
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
  • PZ7.Q438
  • PS3617.U5897
LC item number
  • Gab 2014
  • G33 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.3.
  • 6.4.
  • 5.3
  • 6.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican American teenage girls
  • High school seniors
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Methamphetamine abuse
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Gay teenagers
  • Coming out (Sexual orientation)
  • Mexican American families
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Young adult poetry
  • California
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Pregnancy
  • Gays
  • Family problems
  • Mexican Americans
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Coming out (Sexual orientation)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Gay teenagers
  • High school seniors
  • Methamphetamine abuse
  • Mexican American families
  • Mexican American teenage girls
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Young adult poetry
  • California
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Gabi, a girl in pieces, by Isabel Quintero
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Novel
  • On the title page, the words "a gordita" and "a fatgirl" appear crossed out between "Gabi and "a girl in pieces."
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
ocn870289429
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781935955955
Lccn
2014007658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)870289429
Label
Gabi, a girl in pieces, by Isabel Quintero
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Novel
  • On the title page, the words "a gordita" and "a fatgirl" appear crossed out between "Gabi and "a girl in pieces."
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
ocn870289429
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781935955955
Lccn
2014007658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)870289429

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