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The Resource The glass castle : a memoir, Jeanette Walls

The glass castle : a memoir, Jeanette Walls

Label
The glass castle : a memoir
Title
The glass castle
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Jeanette Walls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The child of an alcoholic father and an eccentric artist mother discusses her family's nomadic upbringing, during which she and her siblings fended for themselves while their parents outmaneuvered bill collectors and the authorities
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Alex Award, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2005.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2008.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
162654
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walls, Jeanette
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walls, Jeanette
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Problem families
  • Problem families
  • Poor
  • Homeless persons
Target audience
adult
Label
The glass castle : a memoir, Jeanette Walls
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780743247535
Lccn
2004058907
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743247535
  • (OCoLC)56590629
Label
The glass castle : a memoir, Jeanette Walls
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780743247535
Lccn
2004058907
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743247535
  • (OCoLC)56590629

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