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The Resource Sorta like a rock star : a novel, by Matthew Quick

Sorta like a rock star : a novel, by Matthew Quick

Label
Sorta like a rock star : a novel
Title
Sorta like a rock star
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Matthew Quick
Title variation
Sort of like a rock star
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Although homeless and living in a bus with her unfit mother, Amber Appleton is a relentless optimist who finds ways to help others. When a fatal tragedy threatens Amber's outlook and her way of life, she struggles to retain her sense of hope
  • Although seventeen-year-old Amber Appleton is homeless, living in a school bus with her unfit mother, she is a relentless optimist who visits the elderly at a nursing home, teaches English to Korean Catholic women with the use of rhythm and blues music, and befriends a solitary Vietnam veteran and his dog, but eventually she experiences one burden more than she can bear and slips into a deep depression
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quick, Matthew
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
013-017
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.Q3185
LC item number
So 2010
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Teenage girls
  • Optimism
  • Depression, Mental
  • Immigrants
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Autism
  • Dogs
  • Homeless persons
  • Optimism
  • Depression, Mental
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Autism
  • Dogs
  • Hope
  • Girls
  • Teaching
  • Immigrants
  • Nursing homes
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sorta like a rock star : a novel, by Matthew Quick
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223091076100
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9780316068505
Lccn
2008046746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 276406141
  • (OCoLC)276406141
Label
Sorta like a rock star : a novel, by Matthew Quick
Publication
Bar code
31223091076100
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
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9780316068505
Lccn
2008046746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 276406141
  • (OCoLC)276406141

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