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The Resource Like sisters on the homefront, Rita Williams-Garcia

Like sisters on the homefront, Rita Williams-Garcia

Label
Like sisters on the homefront
Title
Like sisters on the homefront
Statement of responsibility
Rita Williams-Garcia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Troubled fourteen-year-old Gayle is sent down South to live with her uncle and aunt, where her life begins to change as she experiences the healing power of the family
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
081355
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams-Garcia, Rita
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage mothers
  • African American teenage girls
  • Christian teenage girls
  • Families
  • Cousins
  • Aunts and uncles
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • African American families
  • Fourteen-year-old girls
  • Teenage girls
  • African American teenage mothers
  • Georgia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Like sisters on the homefront, Rita Williams-Garcia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
165 pages
Isbn
9780525674658
Lccn
95003690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm32131145
  • 28962
  • 14900
  • (OCoLC)28962
Label
Like sisters on the homefront, Rita Williams-Garcia
Publication
Copyright
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
165 pages
Isbn
9780525674658
Lccn
95003690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm32131145
  • 28962
  • 14900
  • (OCoLC)28962

Library Locations

    • Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      3000 Macon Road, Columbus, GA, 31906, US
      32.4769285 -84.9441
    • South Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      2034 S. Lumpkin Road, Columbus, GA, 31903, US
      32.415104 -84.951737
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