The Resource A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck

Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories
Title
A long way from Chicago
Title remainder
a novel in stories
Statement of responsibility
Richard Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy recounts his annual summer trips to rural Illinois with his sister during the Great Depression to visit their larger-than-life grandmother
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1999.
  • National Book Award Finalist, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Book.
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peck, Richard
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 750
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.P338
LC item number
Li 2000
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 5.0.
  • 4.6.
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandmothers
  • Depressions
  • Country life
  • Illinois
  • Newbery Medal
  • Country life
  • Depressions
  • Grandmothers
  • Newbery Medal
  • Illinois
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the author's A year down under
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground, 1929 -- The mouse in the milk, 1930 -- A one-woman crime wave, 1931 -- The day of judgment, 1932 -- The phantom brakeman, 1933 -- Things with wings, 1934 -- Centennial summer, 1935 -- The troop train, 1942
Extent
1 online resource (148, 14 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897467885
Label
A long way from Chicago : a novel in stories, Richard Peck
Link
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the author's A year down under
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Shotgun Cheatham's last night above ground, 1929 -- The mouse in the milk, 1930 -- A one-woman crime wave, 1931 -- The day of judgment, 1932 -- The phantom brakeman, 1933 -- Things with wings, 1934 -- Centennial summer, 1935 -- The troop train, 1942
Extent
1 online resource (148, 14 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897467885

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