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The Resource Girls on the line, Jennie Liu

Girls on the line, Jennie Liu

Label
Girls on the line
Title
Girls on the line
Statement of responsibility
Jennie Liu
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Told in two voices, Luli and Yun, raised in an orphanage to age sixteen, work together in a factory until Yun, pregnant, disappears and Luli must confront the dangers of the outside world to find her. Includes facts about China's One-Child Policy and its effects
  • Gujiao, China, 2009. Luli has aged out of the orphanage, and her friend Yun helps her get work at a factory. Yun has new clothes, a cell phone, and a boyfriend. But word is Yung is a bride trafficker, romancing young women, kidnapping them, and selling them to bachelors in the countryside. When Yun discovers she's pregnant, she is fired from her job... and disappears. Is there any way Luli can help her friend? -- adapted from jacket
Summary
Told in two voices, Luli and Yun, raised in an orphanage to age sixteen, work together in a factory until Yun, pregnant, disappears and Luli must confront the dangers of the outside world to find her. Includes facts about China's One-Child Policy and itseffects
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10739251
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liu, Jennie
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.1.L5846
  • PS3612.I85
LC item number
  • Gir 2018
  • G57 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Factories
  • Human trafficking
  • Pregnancy
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Orphans
  • China
  • Missing persons
  • Factories
  • Pregnancy
  • Orphans
  • China
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Human trafficking
  • Factories
  • Missing persons
  • Orphans
  • Pregnancy
  • China
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Girls on the line, Jennie Liu
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
on1003273086
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781512459388
Lccn
2017031554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1003273086
Label
Girls on the line, Jennie Liu
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
on1003273086
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781512459388
Lccn
2017031554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1003273086

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