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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
Author
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096744
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peck, Richard
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P338
LC item number
Yh 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandmothers
  • Depressions
  • Country life
  • Illinois
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A year down yonder, Richard Peck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A long way from Chicago
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
99043159
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
130 pages
Isbn
9780803725188
Lccn
99043159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A year down yonder, Richard Peck
Publication
Note
Sequel to: A long way from Chicago
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
99043159
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
130 pages
Isbn
9780803725188
Lccn
99043159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

Library Locations

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