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The Resource Local girls, Alice Hoffman

Local girls, Alice Hoffman

Label
Local girls
Title
Local girls
Statement of responsibility
Alice Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Jewish girl's adolescent years on Long Island are described in a collection of stories. In one, her father remarries, in a second her brother drops out of university, in a third her mother dies of cancer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1999.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
034491
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Alice
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Family relationships
  • Girls and women
  • Teenage girls
  • Women
  • Female friendship
  • Families
  • Suburbs
  • Long Island, New York
Label
Local girls, Alice Hoffman
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
Contents
Dear diary -- Rose red -- Flight -- Gretel -- Tell the truth -- How to talk to the dead -- Fate -- Bake at 350 -- True confession -- The rest of your life -- The boy who wrestled with angels -- Examining the evidence -- Devotion -- Still among the living -- Local girls
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780399145070
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98050632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm40251760
  • 52314
Label
Local girls, Alice Hoffman
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
Contents
Dear diary -- Rose red -- Flight -- Gretel -- Tell the truth -- How to talk to the dead -- Fate -- Bake at 350 -- True confession -- The rest of your life -- The boy who wrestled with angels -- Examining the evidence -- Devotion -- Still among the living -- Local girls
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780399145070
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98050632
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm40251760
  • 52314

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