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The Resource The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg

The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg

Label
The porcupine of truth
Title
The porcupine of truth
Statement of responsibility
Bill Konigsberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Carson Speier is bored of Billings, Montana, and resentful that he has to help his mother take care of his father, a dying alcoholic whom he has not seen in fourteen years--but then he meets Aisha, a beautiful African American girl who has run away from her own difficult family, and together they embark on a journey of discovery that may help them both come to terms with their lives
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Carson Speier is bored of Billings, Montana, and resentful that he has to help his mother take care of his father, a dying alcoholic whom he has not seen in fourteen years--but then he meets Aisha, a beautiful African American girl who has run away from her own difficult family, and together they embark on a journey of discovery that may help them both come to terms with their lives
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Stonewall Book Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature, 2016.
  • Rainbow List, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10406815
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Konigsberg, Bill
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K83518
LC item number
Po 2015eb
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670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Children of alcoholics
  • African American teenage girls
  • Friendship
  • Family problems
  • Alcoholism
  • African Americans
  • Billings (Mont.)
  • Montana
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545648943
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ab5e69f2-3752-47c8-bc2c-d824251140bf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2081811
  • (OCoLC)910330659
  • (OCoLC)ocn910330659
  • 2081811
Label
The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545648943
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ab5e69f2-3752-47c8-bc2c-d824251140bf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2081811
  • (OCoLC)910330659
  • (OCoLC)ocn910330659
  • 2081811

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