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The Resource Rules of the road, Joan Bauer

Rules of the road, Joan Bauer

Label
Rules of the road
Title
Rules of the road
Statement of responsibility
Joan Bauer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Jenna gets a job driving the elderly owner of a chain of successful shoe stores from Chicago to Texas to confront the son who is trying to force her to retire, and along the way Jenna hones her talents as a saleswoman and finds the strength to face her alcoholic father
Member of
Summary
Jenna Boller, the star employee at Gladstone's Shoe Store in Chicago, is a very tall sixteen-year-old who really stands out in a crowd, but when Madeline Gladstone hires Jenna to drive her cross country to save her business, she learns the rules of the road, as well as the rules of life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 1998.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Fiction, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1999
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
075931
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Joan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.B32615
LC item number
Ru 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print young adult series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stores, Retail
  • Large type books
  • Old age
  • Automobile driving
  • Family problems
  • Alcoholism
  • Texas
  • Stores, Retail
  • Large type books
  • Old age
  • Automobile drivers
  • Family problems
  • Alcoholism
  • Texas
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Rules of the road, Joan Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
13944656
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
245 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786228881
Isbn Type
(large print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00057777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5897
  • (IMchF)fol05916765
Label
Rules of the road, Joan Bauer
Publication
Copyright
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
13944656
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
245 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786228881
Isbn Type
(large print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00057777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5897
  • (IMchF)fol05916765

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