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The Resource Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins

Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins

Label
Criss cross
Title
Criss cross
Statement of responsibility
by Lynne Rae Perkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teenagers in a small town in the 1960s experience new thoughts and feelings, question their identities, connect, and disconnect as they search for the meaning of life and love
Summary
Teenagers in a small town in the 1960s experience new thoughts and feelings, question their identities, connect, and disconnect as they search for the meaning of life and love
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2006
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138549
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P4313
LC item number
Cr 2005
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820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The catch -- Hector goes into a sponge state and has a satori -- Boys, dogs, science fiction -- Radio show -- Leg buds -- In the rhododendrons -- The fable of Lenny -- Easy basin wrench, or Debbie has a mechanical moment, too -- Guitar lessons -- Conversation in the dark: brilliant eskimo thoughts -- Hector's first song -- Truck lessons -- Ravine -- Japanese chapter -- Guitar progress -- Home work -- At the Tastee-freez on a Tuesday evening -- In and out of the cocoon -- Where the necklace went -- Hair -- Confession -- Wuthering heights/Popular mechanics -- The childhood friend -- Grosi -- Meanwhile -- Somewhere else -- Meanwhile, elsewhere -- Mrs. Bruning -- Elephants -- What Patty said when Debbie showed her the photo -- California of the mind -- Dan Persik's progress -- A pig roast -- Roasting the pig -- Sarong -- Flip-flop, necklace -- On the roof -- lightning bugs
Control code
2501116
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 p.
Isbn
9780060092726
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2004054023
Other control number
  • 9780060092726
  • 9780060092733
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56324543
Label
Criss cross, by Lynne Rae Perkins
Publication
Contents
The catch -- Hector goes into a sponge state and has a satori -- Boys, dogs, science fiction -- Radio show -- Leg buds -- In the rhododendrons -- The fable of Lenny -- Easy basin wrench, or Debbie has a mechanical moment, too -- Guitar lessons -- Conversation in the dark: brilliant eskimo thoughts -- Hector's first song -- Truck lessons -- Ravine -- Japanese chapter -- Guitar progress -- Home work -- At the Tastee-freez on a Tuesday evening -- In and out of the cocoon -- Where the necklace went -- Hair -- Confession -- Wuthering heights/Popular mechanics -- The childhood friend -- Grosi -- Meanwhile -- Somewhere else -- Meanwhile, elsewhere -- Mrs. Bruning -- Elephants -- What Patty said when Debbie showed her the photo -- California of the mind -- Dan Persik's progress -- A pig roast -- Roasting the pig -- Sarong -- Flip-flop, necklace -- On the roof -- lightning bugs
Control code
2501116
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
337 p.
Isbn
9780060092726
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2004054023
Other control number
  • 9780060092726
  • 9780060092733
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56324543

Library Locations

    • Dawson County LibraryBorrow it
      342 Allen Street, Dawsonville, GA, 30534-4303, US
      34.4193 -84.108986
    • Lumpkin County LibraryBorrow it
      342 Courthouse Hill, Dahlonega, GA, 30533-0507, US
      34.534424 -83.9813
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