The Resource Sold, Patricia McCormick

Sold, Patricia McCormick

Label
Sold
Title
Sold
Statement of responsibility
Patricia McCormick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Summary
When she is tricked by her stepfather and sold into prostitution, thirteen-year-old Lakshmi becomes submerged in a nightmare where her only comfort is the friendship she forms with the other girls, which helps her survive and eventually escape
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2007
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2009.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2007
Awards note
  • National Book Award Finalist, Young People's Literature, 2006
  • YALSA Ten Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2007
  • Amelia Bloomer Award, 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149840
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCormick, Patricia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
  • PZ7.5.M43
  • PS3563.C67
LC item number
  • Sol 2006
  • S6 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Child prostitution
  • India
  • Human trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • Slavery
  • Nepal
  • India
  • Novels in verse
  • Child prostitution
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Teenage girls
  • India
  • Human trafficking
  • Juvenile prostitution
  • Calcutta (India)
  • Brothels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, Contemporary Concerns, 2007
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
ocm70710278
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9781484722978
Lccn
2006049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786851713
System control number
(OCoLC)70710278
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Publication
Note
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, Contemporary Concerns, 2007
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
ocm70710278
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9781484722978
Lccn
2006049594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786851713
System control number
(OCoLC)70710278

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