The Resource Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta

Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta

Label
Saving Francesca
Title
Saving Francesca
Statement of responsibility
Melina Marchetta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Francesca could use her outspoken mother's help with the problems of being one of a handful of girls at a parochial school that has just turned co-ed, but her mother has suddenly become severely depressed
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Francesca could use her outspoken mother's help with the problems of being one of a handful of girls at a parochial school that has just turned co-ed, but her mother has suddenly become severely depressed
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Children's Book of the Year Award for Older Readers (Children's Book Council of Australia), 2004.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 2004.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128268
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Catholic schools
  • Depression, Mental
  • Families
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780375929823
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2004003926
Label
Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780375929823
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2004003926

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