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The Resource Tales of the Madman Underground : (an historical romance 1973), John Barnes

Tales of the Madman Underground : (an historical romance 1973), John Barnes

Label
Tales of the Madman Underground : (an historical romance 1973)
Title
Tales of the Madman Underground
Title remainder
(an historical romance 1973)
Statement of responsibility
John Barnes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In September 1973, as the school year begins in his depressed Ohio town, high-school senior Kurt Shoemaker determines to be "normal," despite his chaotic home life with his volatile, alcoholic mother and the deep loyalty and affection he has for his friends in the therapy group dubbed the Madman Underground
  • Karl Shoemaker, starting his senior year in Lightsburg, Ohio, in 1973, vows to break out of the therapy group he has been forced to attend during school hours and become "normal." The plot contains profanity, sexual situations and violence
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
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Barnes, John
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.B26234
LC item number
Tal 2009
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emotional problems
  • Friendship
  • Alcoholism
  • Mothers and sons
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Coming of age
  • Emotional problems
  • Friendship
  • Alcoholism
  • Mothers and sons
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Ohio
  • Ohio
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Tales of the Madman Underground : (an historical romance 1973), John Barnes
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223090041725
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
532 p.
Isbn
9780670060818
Lccn
2009011072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)236344977
Label
Tales of the Madman Underground : (an historical romance 1973), John Barnes
Publication
Bar code
31223090041725
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
532 p.
Isbn
9780670060818
Lccn
2009011072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)236344977

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