The Resource Beau, lee, the bomb & me, Mary McKinley, (electronic resource)

Beau, lee, the bomb & me, Mary McKinley, (electronic resource)

Label
Beau, lee, the bomb & me
Title
Beau, lee, the bomb & me
Statement of responsibility
Mary McKinley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Beau transferred to our school. I thought: "Good;fresh meat." Because I knew he would be tormented the entire time he was at Baboon High. Like I am. All day. . .every day. Growing up is a trip. . . In high school, there are few worse crimes than being smart or fat. Lucky me, I'm both. But when Beau Gales blows in to town, it takes about two minutes for the jackasses at our Seattle school to figure out he's gay, and that makes him an even bigger target. Have you ever heard the saying: 'The enemy of my enemy is my friend'' There's something to that. When the bullying gets violent and Beau decides to run away to San Francisco to ask his Uncle Frankie for advice, we all go. Beau, me, Leonie (designated class slut), and a scruffy rescue dog called The Bomb--a tribe of misfits crammed into my mom's minivan. Throw in a detour to the Twilight town of Forks, armed robbery, cool record shops, confessions, breakups and makeups, and you have the kind of journey that can change the way you look at the whole world--and yourself. "A warm, funny, bitterly wise portrayal of the impulsivity and vulnerability of adolescence. If you've been one of the 'weird' kids, if you've felt like nothing and everything all at once, if best-friendship is your medicine and snark is your armor, you'll get it." --Lindy West, writer for jezebel.com
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKinley, Mary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
7 years and up
LC call number
PZ7.M4786786
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship
  • Children's stories
  • Friendship
Target audience
primary
Label
Beau, lee, the bomb & me, Mary McKinley, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617732560
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6dfca589-97e3-4fb0-be8f-a5913ae2e364
Publisher number
EB00322697
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)883346195
Label
Beau, lee, the bomb & me, Mary McKinley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617732560
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6dfca589-97e3-4fb0-be8f-a5913ae2e364
Publisher number
EB00322697
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)883346195

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