The Resource Rikers High, Paul Volponi

Rikers High, Paul Volponi

Label
Rikers High
Title
Rikers High
Statement of responsibility
Paul Volponi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arrested on a minor offense, a New York City teenager attends high school in the jail facility on Rikers Island, as he waits for his case to go to court
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2011
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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342773
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Volponi, Paul
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • 8
  • 12
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True
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  • Jails
  • Prisoners
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • African Americans
  • Rikers Island (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Rikers High, Paul Volponi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2002 in slightly different form by Black Heron Press under title: Rikers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780142417782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009-22471
System control number
  • (OCoLC)421146381
  • 1919553
Label
Rikers High, Paul Volponi
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2002 in slightly different form by Black Heron Press under title: Rikers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780142417782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009-22471
System control number
  • (OCoLC)421146381
  • 1919553

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