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The Resource A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories
Title
A long way from Chicago
Title remainder
a novel in stories
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2001.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
Awards note
Newbery Medal Honor Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083723
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P338
LC item number
Ll 1998
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750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in stories
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
http://www.tallmania.com/peck.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
  • Originally published: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c1998
Contents
  • Troop train
  • Prologue
  • Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground
  • Mouse in the milk
  • One-woman crime wave
  • Day of judgment
  • Phantom brakeman
  • Things with wings
  • Centennial summer
Control code
2538505
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9780439227551
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45146243
  • (OCoLC)45146243
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
http://www.tallmania.com/peck.html
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
  • Originally published: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c1998
Contents
  • Troop train
  • Prologue
  • Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground
  • Mouse in the milk
  • One-woman crime wave
  • Day of judgment
  • Phantom brakeman
  • Things with wings
  • Centennial summer
Control code
2538505
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9780439227551
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45146243
  • (OCoLC)45146243

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