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The Resource Heroes : a novel, by Robert Cormier

Heroes : a novel, by Robert Cormier

Label
Heroes : a novel
Title
Heroes
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Cormier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After serving in the United States Army in World War II and having his face blown off by a grenade, Francis, a young soldier, returns home hoping to find--and kill--the former childhood hero he feels betrayed him
Summary
After joining the army at fifteen and having his face blown away by a grenade in a battle in France, Francis returns home to Frenchtown hoping to find--and kill--the former childhood hero he feels betrayed him
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Heartland Award, 2000.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
075997
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Best books for young adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cormier, Robert
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 014 & up
  • Lexile: 1050
LC call number
PZ7.C81634
LC item number
He 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Heroes
  • Revenge
  • People with disabilities
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Young adult fiction
  • Heroes
  • Revenge
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Betrayal
  • Disfigured men
  • Eighteen-year-old men
  • Forties (20th century)
  • People with disabilities
  • Orphans
  • Heroes
  • People with disabilities
  • Revenge
  • Veterans
  • Young adult fiction
  • Veterans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Revenge
  • Orphans
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Heroes : a novel, by Robert Cormier
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm37625637
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780385325905
Lccn
97040326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)37625637
Label
Heroes : a novel, by Robert Cormier
Link
Publication
Copyright
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
ocm37625637
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780385325905
Lccn
97040326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)37625637

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