The Resource Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Close to famous, Joan Bauer

Label
Close to famous
Title
Close to famous
Statement of responsibility
Joan Bauer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Summary
Twelve-year-old Foster McFee and her mother escape from her mother's abusive boyfriend and end up in the small town of Culpepper, West Virginia, where they use their strengths and challenge themselves to build a new life, with the help of the friends they make there
Theme
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2013-2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384011
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Joan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
540
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baking
  • Cupcakes
  • Country life
  • Literacy
  • Single-parent families
  • West Virginia
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes discussion guide for the author's book: Close to famous and an excerpt for Almost Home
  • "Can Foster bake her way to fame?" --Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19516191
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
250 pages, 7 pages
Isbn
9780545433440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Close to famous, Joan Bauer
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes discussion guide for the author's book: Close to famous and an excerpt for Almost Home
  • "Can Foster bake her way to fame?" --Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19516191
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
250 pages, 7 pages
Isbn
9780545433440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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