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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
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 Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128268
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
770L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexism
  • Catholic schools
  • Schools
  • Depression, Mental
  • Families
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi Book"--Title page verso
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 American edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780375929823
Lccn
2004003926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Saving Francesca, Melina Marchetta
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
"A Borzoi Book"--Title page verso
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 American edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780375929823
Lccn
2004003926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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