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A year down yonder, Richard Peck

Label
A year down yonder
Title
A year down yonder
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1937, during the Depression, fifteen-year-old Mary Alice, initially apprehensive about leaving Chicago to spend a year with her fearsome, larger-than-life grandmother in rural Illinois, gradually begins to better understand and admire her grandmother's unusual qualities
Summary
During the recession of 1937, fifteen-year-old Mary Alice is sent to live with her feisty, larger-than-life grandmother in rural Illinois and comes to a better understanding of this fearsome woman
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 2001.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2001
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096744
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P338
LC item number
Yh 2000
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670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A year down yonder, Richard Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A long way from Chicago
Control code
99043159
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780803725188
Lccn
99043159
Label
A year down yonder, Richard Peck
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A long way from Chicago
Control code
99043159
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
130 p.
Isbn
9780803725188
Lccn
99043159

Library Locations

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      268 Calvin Jackson Drive, Ellijay, GA, 30540, US
      34.683199 -84.503556
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      7735 Main Street, Woodstock, GA, 30188, US
      34.112702 -84.51449
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