The Resource The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson

The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson

Label
The Parker inheritance
Title
The Parker inheritance
Statement of responsibility
Varian Johnson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert
Summary
Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
Awards note
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Fiction and Poetry Honor Book, 2018
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10625488
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Varian
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.J63844
LC item number
Par 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
610
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.2.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • Treasure troves
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Friendship
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • South Carolina
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • African Americans
  • Buried treasure
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Friendship
  • South Carolina
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • African American girls
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Friendship
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Treasure troves
  • South Carolina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson
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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
ocn989968714
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780545946179
Lccn
2017042551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)989968714
Label
The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson
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
ocn989968714
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780545946179
Lccn
2017042551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)989968714

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