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The Resource Rules of the road, Joan Bauer

Rules of the road, Joan Bauer

Label
Rules of the road
Title
Rules of the road
Statement of responsibility
Joan Bauer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Jenna gets a job driving the elderly owner of a chain of successful shoe stores from Chicago to Texas to confront the son who is trying to force her to retire, and along the way Jenna hones her talents as a saleswoman and finds the strength to face her alcoholic father
Summary
Jenna Boller, the star employee at Gladstone's Shoe Store in Chicago, is a very tall sixteen-year-old who really stands out in a crowd, but when Madeline Gladstone hires Jenna to drive her cross country to save her business, she learns the rules of the road, as well as the rules of life
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Storyline
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Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 1998.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Fiction, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1999
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
075931
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Intended audience
850
Intended audience source
Lexile
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850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Rules of the road, Joan Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
201 p.
Isbn
9780698118287
Isbn Type
(Puffin)
Lccn
97032198 /AC
Note
  • Also published by Puffin Books in 1998.
  • Also published by Puffin Books in 1998.
System control number
(OCoLC)222667518
Label
Rules of the road, Joan Bauer
Publication
Extent
201 p.
Isbn
9780698118287
Isbn Type
(Puffin)
Lccn
97032198 /AC
Note
  • Also published by Puffin Books in 1998.
  • Also published by Puffin Books in 1998.
System control number
(OCoLC)222667518

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