The Resource Sold, Patricia McCormick

Sold, Patricia McCormick

Label
Sold
Title
Sold
Statement of responsibility
Patricia McCormick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Summary
When she is tricked by her stepfather and sold into prostitution, thirteen-year-old Lakshmi becomes submerged in a nightmare where her only comfort is the friendship she forms with the other girls, which helps her survive and eventually escape
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2007
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2009.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2007
Awards note
Eliot Rosewater Nominee, 2009-2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149840
Cataloging source
MCF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCormick, Patricia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.5.M43
LC item number
Sol 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • Slavery
  • Nepal
  • India
  • Novels in verse
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Child prostitution
  • India
  • Child prostitution
  • Slavery
  • Nepal
  • India
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover: New York : Hyperion, 2006
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
6613014
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780786851720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn220154218
  • (OCoLC)220154218
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover: New York : Hyperion, 2006
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
6613014
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
263 pages
Isbn
9780786851720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn220154218
  • (OCoLC)220154218

Library Locations

    • Noble County Public Library - Avilla BranchBorrow it
      104 Ley St., Avilla, IN, 46710, US
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      120 Jefferson St., Cromwell, IN, 46732, US
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