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The Resource When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt

When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt

Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Title
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Statement of responsibility
Kimberly Willis Holt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2002.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 1999.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
Awards note
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091661
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holt, Kimberly Willis
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Interest level
  • UG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.H74023
LC item number
Wh 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
  • 4.5
  • 5.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Best friends
  • Overweight teenagers
  • City and town life
  • Texas
  • Best friends
  • Friendship
  • Obesity
  • City and town life
  • Texas
  • Best friends
  • City and town life
  • Overweight teenagers
  • Texas
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt
Link
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
Control code
ocm41143042
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780439452977
Lccn
99027998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41143042
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt
Link
Publication
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
ocm41143042
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780439452977
Lccn
99027998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41143042

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