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The Resource In darkness, Nick Lake

In darkness, Nick Lake

Label
In darkness
Title
In darkness
Statement of responsibility
Nick Lake
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in the 1804
Summary
In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in the 1804
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2013.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
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10020071
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lake, Nick
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
800
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L15857
LC item number
In 2012
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800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010
  • Haiti
  • Toussaint Louverture
  • Survival
  • Gangs
  • Violence
  • Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010
  • Haiti
  • Toussaint Louverture
  • Survival
  • Gangs
  • Violence
Target audience
adolescent
Label
In darkness, Nick Lake
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9781599907437
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011022350
System control number
(OCoLC)738346546
Label
In darkness, Nick Lake
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9781599907437
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011022350
System control number
(OCoLC)738346546

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