The Resource Local girls, Alice Hoffman

Local girls, Alice Hoffman

Label
Local girls
Title
Local girls
Statement of responsibility
Alice Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Jewish girl's adolescent years on Long Island are described in a collection of stories. In one, her father remarries, in a second her brother drops out of university, in a third her mother dies of cancer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1999.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
034491
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.O3447
LC item number
L63 1999
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Laural Merlington and Aasne Vigesaa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Teenage girls
  • Women
  • Families
  • Teenage girls
  • Women
  • Girls and women
  • Family relationships
  • Families
  • Manners and customs
  • Teenage girls
  • Women
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Local girls, Alice Hoffman
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
Contents
  • True confession
  • The rest of your life
  • The boy who wrestled with angels
  • Examining the evidence
  • Devotion
  • Still among the living
  • Local girls
  • Dear diary
  • Rose red
  • Flight
  • Gretel
  • Tell the truth
  • How to talk to the dead
  • Fate
  • Bake at 350
Control code
ocm40251760
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780399145070
Lccn
98050632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40251760
Label
Local girls, Alice Hoffman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • True confession
  • The rest of your life
  • The boy who wrestled with angels
  • Examining the evidence
  • Devotion
  • Still among the living
  • Local girls
  • Dear diary
  • Rose red
  • Flight
  • Gretel
  • Tell the truth
  • How to talk to the dead
  • Fate
  • Bake at 350
Control code
ocm40251760
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780399145070
Lccn
98050632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40251760

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