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The Resource How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor

How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor

Label
How to steal a dog : a novel
Title
How to steal a dog
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara O'Connor
Title variation
How to steal a dog
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2009.
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2011.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Third-Fifth Grade, 2010.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
165238
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connor, Barbara
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
700
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.O217
LC item number
How 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Family problems
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dogs
  • Homeless persons
  • Problem families
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dogs
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780374334970
Lccn
2005040166
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374334970
  • (OCoLC)62134796
Label
How to steal a dog : a novel, by Barbara O'Connor
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780374334970
Lccn
2005040166
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374334970
  • (OCoLC)62134796

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