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The Resource When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt, (large print)

When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt, (large print)

Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Title
When Zachary Beaver came to town
Statement of responsibility
Kimberly Willis Holt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
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Summary
During the summer of 1971 in a small Texas town, thirteen-year-old Toby and his best friend Cal meet the star of a sideshow act, 600-pound Zachary, the fattest boy in the world
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2002.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 1999.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
Awards note
National Book Award winner for Young People's Literature in 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091661
Cataloging source
lw
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holt, Kimberly Willis
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Large Print Young Adult Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Overweight persons
  • City and town life
  • Texas
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Included in Oprah's Book Club Kids Reading List
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
Large print edition.
Extent
224 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786225156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786225156
Label
When Zachary Beaver came to town, Kimberly Willis Holt, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Included in Oprah's Book Club Kids Reading List
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
Large print edition.
Extent
224 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786225156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780786225156

Library Locations

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