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The Resource When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt

When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt

Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Title
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Statement of responsibility
Kimberly Willis Holt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life of a thirteen-year-old boy named Toby Wilson--who is already struggling with his mother's departure and his best friend's brother's tour of duty in Vietnam--changes forever when another boy, Zachary Beaver, moves to his Texas town
Member of
Summary
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2002.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 1999.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091661
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.H74023
LC item number
Wh 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike large print young adult series
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt
Instantiates
Publication
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
13944663
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
224 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786225156
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00025966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5904
  • (IMchF)fol05860003
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt
Publication
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
13944663
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
224 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786225156
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00025966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)5904
  • (IMchF)fol05860003

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