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The Resource One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt

One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Label
One for the Murphys
Title
One for the Murphys
Statement of responsibility
Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After heartbreaking betrayal, Carley is sent to live with a foster family and struggles with opening herself up to their love"--
Summary
Follows the experiences of foster kid Carley, who uses humor and street smarts to cope with her unpredictable life until the loving, bustling Murphy family offers her more stability and a greater sense of belonging than she ever thought possible
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2016.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2015.
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10117764
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Intended audience
520
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H9159
LC item number
One 2012
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520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Lucky girl -- The first step -- Orange you glad you're here? -- Are you there, God? It's me, Carley -- I should have licked the anthill -- Lettuce pray -- Upward and all around -- Wake up and smell the apple juice -- What a clip -- A genie, fresh rolls, and a penguin -- High tops girl from the planet Oblivion -- Thou art a wing nut -- You have the right to remain silent -- There's no crying in baseball -- Birds of a feather -- If I throw a stick, will you go away? -- Bad to worse to unthinkable -- Long night -- Paige turner -- Wilting Chamberlain -- Murphy's Law -- House of mirrors -- Truth hurts, huh? -- Bagged -- Mrs. Murphy's big idea -- Walk off loss -- Irish abyss -- Must...get...out...now -- Friend or fiend? -- Sunk by the bell -- If you're going to lie to yourself, be convincing -- Reservations for one -- Out on a limb -- Defying gravity -- Order on the court! -- Late-night surprise -- Sinking feelings and other plumbing problems -- When you care enough to send the very worst -- Summon the book eater -- Ironing the wrinkles in -- Mind over matter -- Back against the wall -- Pals spelled backwards -- Playing with fire -- On the line -- The giving...Uh, I mean...The living tree -- One for the Murphys -- Soft place to land -- Someone's hero -- A great and terrible thing
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780399256158
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011046708
System control number
(OCoLC)757470148
Label
One for the Murphys, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Publication
Contents
Lucky girl -- The first step -- Orange you glad you're here? -- Are you there, God? It's me, Carley -- I should have licked the anthill -- Lettuce pray -- Upward and all around -- Wake up and smell the apple juice -- What a clip -- A genie, fresh rolls, and a penguin -- High tops girl from the planet Oblivion -- Thou art a wing nut -- You have the right to remain silent -- There's no crying in baseball -- Birds of a feather -- If I throw a stick, will you go away? -- Bad to worse to unthinkable -- Long night -- Paige turner -- Wilting Chamberlain -- Murphy's Law -- House of mirrors -- Truth hurts, huh? -- Bagged -- Mrs. Murphy's big idea -- Walk off loss -- Irish abyss -- Must...get...out...now -- Friend or fiend? -- Sunk by the bell -- If you're going to lie to yourself, be convincing -- Reservations for one -- Out on a limb -- Defying gravity -- Order on the court! -- Late-night surprise -- Sinking feelings and other plumbing problems -- When you care enough to send the very worst -- Summon the book eater -- Ironing the wrinkles in -- Mind over matter -- Back against the wall -- Pals spelled backwards -- Playing with fire -- On the line -- The giving...Uh, I mean...The living tree -- One for the Murphys -- Soft place to land -- Someone's hero -- A great and terrible thing
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780399256158
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011046708
System control number
(OCoLC)757470148

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