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The Resource The unlikely hero of room 13B, Teresa Toten

The unlikely hero of room 13B, Teresa Toten

Label
The unlikely hero of room 13B
Title
The unlikely hero of room 13B
Statement of responsibility
Teresa Toten
Title variation
Unlikely hero of room thirteen B
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Adam meets Robyn at a support group for kids coping with obsessive-compulsive disorder, he is drawn to her almost before he can take a breath. He's determined to protect and defend her -- to play Batman to her Robyn -- whatever the cost. But when you're fourteen and the everyday problems of dealing with divorced parents and step-siblings are supplemented by the challenges of OCD, it's hard to imagine yourself falling in love. How can you have a "normal" relationship when your life is so fraught with problems? And that's not even to mention the small matter of those threatening letters Adam's mother has started to receive
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2013.
  • Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for YA-Middle Reader, 2014.
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Teens, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2016.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2013.
Awards note
Schneider Family Book Award Teen Winner, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225046
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toten, Teresa
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG+
  • MG+
  • 6-8
  • MG+
LC call number
PZ7.T6458
LC item number
Unl 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.6
  • 4.6
  • 4.5
  • 4.6
  • 4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder in adolescence
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Self-help groups
  • High schools
  • Threats
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Emotional problems
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Family problems
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • High schools
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder in adolescence
  • Self-help groups
  • Threats
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The unlikely hero of room 13B, Teresa Toten
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in paperback by Doubleday Canada, Toronto, Ontario, in 2013."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 289)
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
ocn880689665
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780553507874
Lccn
2014016363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99966683497
  • 9780553507867
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)880689665
Label
The unlikely hero of room 13B, Teresa Toten
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in paperback by Doubleday Canada, Toronto, Ontario, in 2013."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 289)
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
ocn880689665
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780553507874
Lccn
2014016363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99966683497
  • 9780553507867
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)880689665

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