The Resource How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor

How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor

Label
How to steal a dog : a novel
Title
How to steal a dog
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara O'Connor
Title variation
How to steal a dog
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2009.
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2011.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Third-Fifth Grade, 2010.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
Awards note
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2008
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
165238
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connor, Barbara
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.O217
LC item number
How 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dogs
  • North Carolina
  • Homeless persons
  • Family problems
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dogs
  • Father-deserted families
  • Dognapping
  • Right and wrong
  • Girls
  • Money-making schemes for girls
  • Money-making schemes
  • Small towns
  • North Carolina
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Conduct of life
  • Dogs
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Homeless persons
  • Interpersonal relations
  • North Carolina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
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
ocm62134796
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780374334970
Lccn
2005040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)62134796
Label
How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
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
ocm62134796
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780374334970
Lccn
2005040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)62134796

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