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The Resource Looking for Jack Kerouac : a novel, Barbara Shoup

Looking for Jack Kerouac : a novel, Barbara Shoup

Label
Looking for Jack Kerouac : a novel
Title
Looking for Jack Kerouac
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Shoup
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1964, Paul Carpetti discovers Jack Kerouac's On the Road while on a school trip to New York and begins to question the life he faces after high school. Then he meets a volatile, charismatic Kerouac devotee determined to hit the road himself. When the boys learn that Kerouac is living in St. Petersburg, Florida, they go looking for answers."--[page 4]Cover
Summary
Inspired by Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," Paul Carpetti, who is disillusioned with his life in 1964 suburbia, and fellow Kerouac enthusiast Duke Walczek begin hitchhiking to Florida to find their literary hero
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10355369
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shoup, Barbara
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kerouac, Jack
  • Young men
  • Authors
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Looking for Jack Kerouac : a novel, Barbara Shoup
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20265160
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
196 pages
Isbn
9781938126475
Isbn Type
(print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014944273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)859187642
Label
Looking for Jack Kerouac : a novel, Barbara Shoup
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20265160
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
196 pages
Isbn
9781938126475
Isbn Type
(print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014944273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)859187642

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