The Resource How to steal a dog, a novel by Barbara O'Connor

How to steal a dog, a novel by Barbara O'Connor

Label
How to steal a dog
Title
How to steal a dog
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Barbara O'Connor
Title variation
How to steal a dog
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer
Summary
Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for patience, persuades her younger brother to help her in an elaborate scheme to get money by stealing a dog and then claiming the reward that the owners are bound to offer
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2009.
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2011.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Third-Fifth Grade, 2010.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
165238
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connor, Barbara
Index
no index present
Intended audience
700L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 700
  • 700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
Reading level
4.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Families
  • Conduct of life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Dogs
  • North Carolina
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How to steal a dog, a novel by Barbara O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Frances Foster books."
  • Publishing location varies
  • Published also by Scholastic
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780545154420
Lccn
2005040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
How to steal a dog, a novel by Barbara O'Connor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Frances Foster books."
  • Publishing location varies
  • Published also by Scholastic
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780545154420
Lccn
2005040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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