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The Resource Long way down, Jason Reynolds

Long way down, Jason Reynolds

Label
Long way down
Title
Long way down
Statement of responsibility
Jason Reynolds
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are three rules in the neighborhood: Don't cry ; Don't snitch ; Get revenge. Will takes his dead brother Shawn's gun, and gets in the elevator on the 7th floor. As the elevator stops on each floor, someone connected to Shawn gets on. Someone already dead. Dead by teenage gun violence. And each has something to share with Will
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Summary
Driven by the secrets and vengeance that mark his street culture, 15-year-old Will contemplates over the course of 60 psychologically suspenseful seconds whether or not he is going to murder the person who killed his brother
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult, 2018.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for YA Fiction, 2019.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 9-12, 2018.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature, 2017.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2019.
  • Walter Award, Teen, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection, February 2018
  • CILIP Carnegie Medal Shortlist, 2019
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2018
  • Edgar Award Nominee for Best Young Adult, 2018
  • Horn Book Fanfare List, 2017
  • Lincoln Award: Illinois Teen Readers' Choice Nominee, 2020
  • Michael L. Printz Honor, 2018
  • NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Literary Work for Youth/Teens, 2018
  • National Book Award Nominee for Young People's Literature, 2017
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2018
  • School Library Journal's Best Books, 2017
  • Walter Award, Teen Category, 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576236
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reynolds, Jason
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
  • PZ7.5.R49
  • PS3618.E9753
LC item number
  • Lon 2017
  • L66 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 720
  • 720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
  • 4.3.
  • 4.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Brothers
  • Conduct of life
  • Youth, Black
  • Homicide
  • Novels in verse
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Ghosts
  • Brothers
  • Conduct of life
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • Homicide
  • Brothers
  • Conduct of life
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Youth, Black
  • Bruder
  • Gespenst
  • Lebensfèuhrung
  • Mord
  • Rache
  • Homicide
  • Revenge
  • Brothers
  • Conduct of life
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Long way down, Jason Reynolds
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Caitlyn Dlouhy book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780605988828
Lccn
2017001395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9781481438254
  • 2579987
System control number
(OCoLC)972216719
Label
Long way down, Jason Reynolds
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Caitlyn Dlouhy book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780605988828
Lccn
2017001395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9781481438254
  • 2579987
System control number
(OCoLC)972216719

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