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Throwing stones, Kristi Collier

Label
Throwing stones
Title
Throwing stones
Statement of responsibility
Kristi Collier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1923, in Pierre, Indiana, fourteen-year-old Andy realizes a dream when he makes the high school basketball team, but when an accident keeps him from playing, he ventures into journalism and begins to understand the meaning of sportsmanship
Summary
Attempting to live up to his late brother who died in World War I, Andy sets out to follow in his footsteps and lead the high school basketball team to the Indiana state championship, but when pride and his affections for a special girl get in the way, Andy's motivation for success is greatly altered
Theme
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
150714
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collier, Kristi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
620
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C6793
LC item number
Th 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Basketball
  • Journalism
  • Sportsmanship
  • Coming of age
  • Indiana
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Basketball stories
  • Journalism
  • Sportsmanship
  • Indiana
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Throwing stones, Kristi Collier
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Indiana Department of Education 2008 Summer Reading List - Middle School
  • "The excerpt on page 10 is from the poem "Marcus Bozzaris" by Fitz-Greene Halleck (1790-1867)."--verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 203)
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
14952826
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780805076141
Lccn
2006000724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64229870
  • (OCoLC)64229870
Label
Throwing stones, Kristi Collier
Link
Publication
Note
  • Indiana Department of Education 2008 Summer Reading List - Middle School
  • "The excerpt on page 10 is from the poem "Marcus Bozzaris" by Fitz-Greene Halleck (1790-1867)."--verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 203)
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
14952826
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780805076141
Lccn
2006000724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64229870
  • (OCoLC)64229870

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