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The Resource Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson

Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson

Label
Wintergirls
Title
Wintergirls
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Halse Anderson
Title variation
Winter girls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in matchstick bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to see who can be the skinniest. But what comes after size zero and size double-zero? When Cassie succumbs to the demons within, Lia feels she is being haunted by her friend's restless spirit
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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301549
Cataloging source
DLC
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Anderson, Laurie Halse
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A54385
LC item number
Wi 2009
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730
Literary form
novels
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  • 8
  • 12
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True
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  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Death
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780142415573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008-37452
Note
  • Reprinted with discussion guide. Previously published: New York : Viking, 2009.
  • Includes discussion guide.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)255902817
  • (OCoLC)428024234
Label
Wintergirls, Laurie Halse Anderson
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9780142415573
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008-37452
Note
  • Reprinted with discussion guide. Previously published: New York : Viking, 2009.
  • Includes discussion guide.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)255902817
  • (OCoLC)428024234

Library Locations

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