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The Resource Okay for now, by Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource)

Okay for now, by Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource)

Label
Okay for now
Title
Okay for now
Statement of responsibility
by Gary D. Schmidt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a fourteen-year-old who just moved to a new town, with no friends, an abusive father, and a louse for an older brother, Doug Swieteck has all the stats stacked against him until he finds an ally in Lil Spicer--a fiery young lady. Together, they find a safe haven in the local library, inspiration in learning about the plates of John James Audubon's birds, and a hilarious adventure on a Broadway stage
Summary
While Doug struggles to be more than the thug that his teachers and the police think him to be, he finds an unlikely ally in Lil Spicer, as they explore Audubon's art
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Jefferson Cup Award for Older Readers, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2011
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390694
Cataloging source
DMM
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S3527
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Okay for now, by Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=09DCD0C2-17D2-4C44-83A8-3CA056231E0B
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Companion to "The Wednesday Wars."
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547534176
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)724116359
  • ocn724116359
  • OCoLC
Label
Okay for now, by Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=09DCD0C2-17D2-4C44-83A8-3CA056231E0B
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Companion to "The Wednesday Wars."
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547534176
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)724116359
  • ocn724116359
  • OCoLC
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