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The Resource Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Label
Close to famous
Title
Close to famous
Statement of responsibility
Joan Bauer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Theme
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384011
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Joan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 010 and up
  • 540
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 540
  • 540
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • Baking
  • Country life
  • Single-parent families
  • West Virginia
  • West Virginia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published, 2011
  • Includes excerpt of author's Hope was here
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
250, 7 p.
Isbn
9780142420171
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)776730740
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Publication
Note
  • Originally published, 2011
  • Includes excerpt of author's Hope was here
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
250, 7 p.
Isbn
9780142420171
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)776730740

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