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The Resource Purple Heart, by Patricia McCormick

Purple Heart, by Patricia McCormick

Label
Purple Heart
Title
Purple Heart
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia McCormick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While recuperating in a Baghdad hospital from a traumatic brain injury sustained during the Iraq War, eighteen-year-old soldier Matt Duffy struggles to recall what happened to him and how it relates to his ten-year-old friend, Ali
Summary
While recuperating in a Baghdad hospital from a traumatic brain injury sustained during the Iraq War, eighteen-year-old soldier Matt Duffy struggles to recall what happened to him and how it relates to his ten-year-old friend, Ali
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
320307
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCormick, Patricia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M13679
LC item number
Pur 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Soldiers
  • Brain damage
  • Hospitals
  • Memory
  • Street children
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Purple Heart, by Patricia McCormick
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20759815
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780061730900
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2009001757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2009001757
Label
Purple Heart, by Patricia McCormick
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20759815
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780061730900
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2009001757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2009001757

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