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The Resource One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones

One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones

Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies
Title
One of those hideous books where the mother dies
Statement of responsibility
Sonya Sones
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ruby Milliken leaves her best friend, her boyfriend, her aunt, and her mother's grave in Boston and reluctantly flies to Los Angeles to live with her father, a famous movie star who divorced her mother before Ruby was born
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ruby Milliken leaves her best friend, her boyfriend, her aunt, and her mother's grave in Boston and reluctantly flies to Los Angeles to live with her father, a famous movie star who divorced her mother before Ruby was born
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2007.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2005-2006.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2005
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125444
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sones, Sonya
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 820
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.S6978
LC item number
Mi 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Reading level
  • 5.1.
  • 5.3.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Moving, Household
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Homosexuality
  • Friendship
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Moving, Household
  • Actors and actresses
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Homosexuality
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Friendship
  • Grief
  • Homosexuality
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Moving, Household
  • California
  • Father-daughter relationship
  • Moving
  • Actors
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Homosexuality
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones
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Publication
Note
"Book design by Ann Sullivan ; Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso
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
ocm52347573
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780689858208
Lccn
2003009355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689858208
System control number
(OCoLC)52347573
Label
One of those hideous books where the mother dies, Sonya Sones
Link
Publication
Note
"Book design by Ann Sullivan ; Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso
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
ocm52347573
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9780689858208
Lccn
2003009355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689858208
System control number
(OCoLC)52347573

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