The Resource Like Vanessa, Tami Charles

Like Vanessa, Tami Charles

Label
Like Vanessa
Title
Like Vanessa
Statement of responsibility
Tami Charles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this semi-autobiographical debut novel set in 1983, Vanessa Martin s real-life reality of living with family in public housing in Newark, New Jersey is a far cry from the glamorous Miss America stage. She struggles with an incarcerated mother she barely remembers, a grandfather dealing with addiction and her own battle with self-confidence. But when a new teacher at school coordinates a beauty pageant and convinces Vanessa to enter, Vanessa s view of her own world begins to change
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charles, Tami
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 678
  • 730
Intended audience source
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.9
  • 4.9
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Vanessa
  • African American girls
  • Beauty contests
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Self-confidence
  • Urban schools
  • Newark (N.J.)
Label
Like Vanessa, Tami Charles
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223126088344
  • 31223126088336
  • 31223126088328
  • 31223126088310
  • 31223126088302
  • 31223126088294
  • 31223126088286
  • 31223126088112
  • 31223126088278
  • 31223126088260
  • 31223126088252
  • 31223126088245
  • 31223126088237
  • 31223126088229
  • 31223126088211
  • 31223126088203
  • 31223126088195
  • 31223126088187
  • 31223126088179
  • 31223126088161
  • 31223126088153
  • 31223126088146
  • 31223126088138
  • 31223126088120
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
284 p.
Isbn
9781580897778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Like Vanessa, Tami Charles
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223126088344
  • 31223126088336
  • 31223126088328
  • 31223126088310
  • 31223126088302
  • 31223126088294
  • 31223126088286
  • 31223126088112
  • 31223126088278
  • 31223126088260
  • 31223126088252
  • 31223126088245
  • 31223126088237
  • 31223126088229
  • 31223126088211
  • 31223126088203
  • 31223126088195
  • 31223126088187
  • 31223126088179
  • 31223126088161
  • 31223126088153
  • 31223126088146
  • 31223126088138
  • 31223126088120
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
284 p.
Isbn
9781580897778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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