The Resource Worth, A. LaFaye

Worth, A. LaFaye

Label
Worth
Title
Worth
Statement of responsibility
A. LaFaye
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse
Awards note
Scott O'Dell Award for historical fiction, 2005
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
LaFaye, A
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9-12
LC call number
PZ7.L1413
LC item number
Wo 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fathers and sons
  • Orphans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Fathers and sons
  • Orphans
  • Fathers and sons
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Orphans
  • Nebraska
  • Nebraska
  • Nebraska
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Worth, A. LaFaye
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Aladdin fiction"--Cover
Contents
Lightning in the grass -- Clearing the fog -- What a boy is worth -- Dunce goes to school -- Fences inside and out -- Done with the world -- Evil in dark truth -- Weight of guilt -- Inviting in and letting go -- Flower with slices for petals -- Cutting fences, building ties -- War and myths -- Words through the walls -- Running and blood -- Death and doorways -- Tears that bind -- Cattle and chances -- What we learn -- Fence cutting -- Hunt -- Little pride to bring us together -- Fences we build
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9781415679371
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
System control number
  • ocm68932472
  • (OCoLC)68932472
Label
Worth, A. LaFaye
Publication
Note
"Aladdin fiction"--Cover
Contents
Lightning in the grass -- Clearing the fog -- What a boy is worth -- Dunce goes to school -- Fences inside and out -- Done with the world -- Evil in dark truth -- Weight of guilt -- Inviting in and letting go -- Flower with slices for petals -- Cutting fences, building ties -- War and myths -- Words through the walls -- Running and blood -- Death and doorways -- Tears that bind -- Cattle and chances -- What we learn -- Fence cutting -- Hunt -- Little pride to bring us together -- Fences we build
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9781415679371
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
System control number
  • ocm68932472
  • (OCoLC)68932472

Library Locations

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