The Resource Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos

Label
Dead end in Norvelt
Title
Dead end in Norvelt
Statement of responsibility
Jack Gantos
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal winner, 2012.
  • Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2012.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gantos, Jack
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.G15334
LC item number
Dd 2011
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
  • R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Conduct of life
  • Old age
  • Obedience
  • Children
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Old age
  • Behavior
  • Human behavior
  • Old age
  • Norvelt (Pa.)
  • Norvelt (Pa.)
  • Norvelt (Pa.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780374379933
Lccn
2010054009
System control number
  • ocn692290969
  • (OCoLC)692290969
Label
Dead end in Norvelt, Jack Gantos
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780374379933
Lccn
2010054009
System control number
  • ocn692290969
  • (OCoLC)692290969

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
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    • Sophie Christen McKendrick, Francisco Ochoa, and Fernando A Salinas Branch LibraryBorrow it
      1920 Palo Blanco Street, Laredo, TX, 78046, US
      27.4728528 -99.475246
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