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The Resource Sold, Patricia McCormick

Sold, Patricia McCormick

Label
Sold
Title
Sold
Statement of responsibility
Patricia McCormick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Summary
When she is tricked by her stepfather and sold into prostitution, thirteen-year-old Lakshmi becomes submerged in a nightmare where her only comfort is the friendship she forms with the other girls, which helps her survive and eventually escape
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2007
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2009.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2009.
  • Quill Book Award for Young Adult/Teen, 2007.
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Social Sciences: 2009
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149840
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.5.M43
LC item number
Sol 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2573968
Dimensions
  • 263 p.
  • 22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780786851713
Isbn Type
(reinforced bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049594
Other control number
9780786851713
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70710278
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Publication
Control code
2573968
Dimensions
  • 263 p.
  • 22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780786851713
Isbn Type
(reinforced bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006049594
Other control number
9780786851713
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70710278

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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