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The Resource Alice Bliss : a novel, Laura Harrington

Alice Bliss : a novel, Laura Harrington

Label
Alice Bliss : a novel
Title
Alice Bliss
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laura Harrington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Alice Bliss learns that her father is being deployed to Iraq, she's heartbroken. Alice idolizes her father, loves working beside him in their garden, accompanying him on the occasional roofing job, playing baseball. When he ships out, Alice is faced with finding a way to fill the emptiness he has left behind. Matt will miss seeing his daughter blossom from a tomboy into a full-blown teenager. Alice will learn to drive, join the track team, go to her first dance, and fall in love, all while trying to be strong for her mother, Angie, and take care of her precocious little sister, Ellie
Summary
Follows the experiences of teenage Alice during her father's deployment to Iraq, an agonizing waiting period during which she gains new independence and falls in love while trying to be strong for her mother and younger sister
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390486
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adult
Label
Alice Bliss : a novel, Laura Harrington
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=348E083A-C22A-4EE2-B16E-FD45889F16EB
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from EPUB title page (OverDrive, viewed on August 19, 2011)
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
7ocm48371383
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101505892
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
348e083a-c22a-4ee2-b16e-fd45889f16eb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Alice Bliss : a novel, Laura Harrington
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=348E083A-C22A-4EE2-B16E-FD45889F16EB
Publication
Note
Title from EPUB title page (OverDrive, viewed on August 19, 2011)
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Control code
7ocm48371383
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101505892
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
348e083a-c22a-4ee2-b16e-fd45889f16eb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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