The Resource Growing up Ivy : a novel, Peggy Dymond Leavey, (electronic resource)

Growing up Ivy : a novel, Peggy Dymond Leavey, (electronic resource)

Label
Growing up Ivy : a novel
Title
Growing up Ivy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Dymond Leavey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Commended for the 2011 Best Books for Kids and Teens Living in grim Depression-era Toronto with her actress mother, Frannie, Ivy Chalmers has never met her father. In 1931, Frannie sends twelve-year-old Ivy to stay with her paternal grandmother in Larkin, Ontario, while she seeks stardom in New York City. When Ivy's father, Alva, arrives unexpectedly in Larkin, he turns out not to be the Prince Charming she imagined, but an illiterate peddler. Rescuing Ivy from her uncompromising grandmother, Alva takes her with him for the summer, wandering the countryside by horse-drawn caravan, selling shoes. Back in Larkin at summer's end, Ivy meets teenager Charlie Bayliss, orphaned as an infant and raised by his aunt on a farm outside town. Ivy has a flair for writing and boundless imagination, while Charlie loves baseball and loathes farming. Unknown to both of them, though, is a secret connection they share. When the final pieces of the puzzle of their lives fall into place, nothing will ever be the same
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Leavey, Peggy Dymond
Dewey number
  • jC813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parent and child
  • Absentee fathers
  • Peddlers
  • Electronic books
  • Ontario
Target audience
adult
Label
Growing up Ivy : a novel, Peggy Dymond Leavey, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781770705432
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11787846
Publisher number
MWT11787846
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Growing up Ivy : a novel, Peggy Dymond Leavey, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781770705432
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11787846
Publisher number
MWT11787846
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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