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Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall

Label
Whistling past the graveyard
Title
Whistling past the graveyard
Statement of responsibility
Susan Crandall
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In the summer of 1963, nine-year-old spitfire Starla Claudelle runs away from her strict grandmother's Mississippi home. Afraid Mamie will make good on her threat to send her to reform school, Starla starts walking to Nashville to find her momma, who went there when Starla was three. Out in the country, she accepts a ride from a black woman traveling with a white baby. And the trio embarks on a road trip that will change Starla's life forever
  • In 1963, determined to get to Nashville to find her mother, nine-year-old spitfire Starla runs away from her strict grandmother's Mississippi home. The plot contains profanity, violence, and racial slurs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crandall, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3603.R375
LC item number
W48 2013b
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Runaway children
  • Race relations
  • Friendship
  • Large type books
  • Mississippi
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223107150444
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
507 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410464118
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013031369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20140218-084/jms
System control number
(OCoLC)854980502
Label
Whistling past the graveyard, Susan Crandall
Publication
Bar code
31223107150444
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
507 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410464118
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013031369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20140218-084/jms
System control number
(OCoLC)854980502

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