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The Resource Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle, Gordon Korman

Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle, Gordon Korman

Label
Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle
Title
Son of the mob
Title remainder
Hollywood hustle
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Korman
Title variation
Hollywood hustle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Vince Luca, son of mob boss Anthony Luca, goes away to college in southern California hoping to escape his past, but soon his brother and a series of "uncles" appear at his dorm, and before long he is caught up in criminal activity once again
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Vince's life is constantly complicated by the fact that he is the son of a powerful Mafia boss, a relationship that threatens to destroy his romance with the daughter of an FBI agent.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2007.
  • Heartland Award, 2004.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2005.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2005.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
082186
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Korman, Gordon
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K8369
LC item number
Sp 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Universities and colleges
  • Organized crime
  • Colleges and universities
  • Santa Monica (Calif.)
  • Santa Monica (Calif.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle, Gordon Korman
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780786809196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786809196
  • (OCoLC)66276693
Label
Son of the mob : Hollywood hustle, Gordon Korman
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
268 p.
Isbn
9780786809196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786809196
  • (OCoLC)66276693

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