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The Resource Hero-type, by Barry Lyga

Hero-type, by Barry Lyga

Label
Hero-type
Title
Hero-type
Statement of responsibility
by Barry Lyga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Feeling awkward and ugly is only one reason sixteen-year-old Kevin is uncomfortable with the publicity surrounding his act of accidental heroism, but when a reporter photographs him apparently being unpatriotic, he steps into the limelight to encourage people to think about what the symbols of freedom really mean
Summary
Feeling awkward and ugly is only one reason sixteen-year-old Kevin is uncomfortable with the publicity surrounding his act of accidental heroism, but when a reporter photographs him apparently being unpatriotic, he steps into the limelight to encourage people to think about what the symbols of freedom really mean
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275204
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyga, Barry
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L97967
LC item number
Her 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Celebrities
  • Patriotism
  • Emblems, National
  • Freedom of speech
  • Self-esteem
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Realistic fiction
  • Teenage boys
  • Heroes
  • Celebrities
  • Patriotism
  • Emblems, National
  • Freedom of speech
  • Self-esteem
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Maryland
  • Maryland
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hero-type, by Barry Lyga
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"What does it mean to be a hero?"--Jacket
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
20995985
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780547076638
Lccn
2008007276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780547076638
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225870891
  • (OCoLC)225870891
Label
Hero-type, by Barry Lyga
Publication
Note
"What does it mean to be a hero?"--Jacket
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
20995985
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9780547076638
Lccn
2008007276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780547076638
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225870891
  • (OCoLC)225870891

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