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The Resource Upstate, Kalisha Buckhanon

Upstate, Kalisha Buckhanon

Label
Upstate
Title
Upstate
Statement of responsibility
Kalisha Buckhanon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a young couple in love and their struggle to maintain a relationship while the young man is incarcerated for a horrendous crime. In their letters beginning in 1990, Natasha and Antonio look back at their courtship against the landscape of their beloved Harlem
Summary
In jail after being charged with his father's murder, seventeen-year-old Antonio finds his love with sixteen-year-old Natasha tested and engages in a ten-year correspondence with her from behind bars
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130572
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckhanon, Kalisha
Dewey number
  • 813/.6
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
950
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3602.U264
LC item number
U67 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American prisoners
  • African American women
  • Fathers
  • New York (State)
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Upstate, Kalisha Buckhanon
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
14939256
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st St. Martin's Griffin ed.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781415674604
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780312332693
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm65208830
Label
Upstate, Kalisha Buckhanon
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
14939256
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st St. Martin's Griffin ed.
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781415674604
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780312332693
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm65208830

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