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The Resource Orbiting Jupiter, Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource eBook)

Orbiting Jupiter, Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource eBook)

Label
Orbiting Jupiter
Title
Orbiting Jupiter
Statement of responsibility
Gary D. Schmidt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Twelve-year-old Jack narrates the story of foster teen Joseph, who after serving time in a juvenile facility has been placed with a family on a rural Maine farm and who resolves to track down the daughter he has never met
  • "Jack, 12, tells the gripping story of Joseph, 14, who joins his family as a foster child. Damaged in prison, Joseph wants nothing more than to find his baby daughter, Jupiter, whom he has never seen. When Joseph has begun to believe he'll have a future, he is confronted by demons from his past that force a tragic sacrifice"--
Summary
"Jack, 12, tells the gripping story of Joseph, 14, who joins his family as a foster child. Damaged in prison, Joseph wants nothing more than to find his baby daughter, Jupiter, whom he has never seen. When Joseph has begun to believe he'll have a future, he is confronted by demons from his past that force a tragic sacrifice"--
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Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2016.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico): Lizards (Grades 6-8), 2018.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Teen category, 2018.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2016.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2017.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Book Category, 2018.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2018.
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10439331
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Schmidt, Gary D
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S3527
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740
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Child abuse
  • Teenage fathers
  • Foster home care
  • Teenage fathers
  • Friendship
  • Foster home care
  • Emotional problems of teenagers
  • Child abuse
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Orbiting Jupiter, Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=215180F9-6D6C-4923-93D8-F62E86C0E7E9
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780544462649
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
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215180f9-6d6c-4923-93d8-f62e86c0e7e9
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
Orbiting Jupiter, Gary D. Schmidt, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://downloads.live-brary.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=215180F9-6D6C-4923-93D8-F62E86C0E7E9
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780544462649
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
215180f9-6d6c-4923-93d8-f62e86c0e7e9
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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