The Resource When I was the greatest, Jason Reynolds

When I was the greatest, Jason Reynolds

Label
When I was the greatest
Title
When I was the greatest
Statement of responsibility
Jason Reynolds
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ali lives in Bed-Stuy, a Brooklyn neighborhood known for guns and drugs, but he and his sister, Jazz, and their neighbors, Needles and Noodles, stay out of trouble until they go to the wrong party, where one gets badly hurt and another leaves with a target on his back
Summary
Avoiding the violence that has given his neighborhood a bad name, urban youth Ali spends busy days attending school, boxing and helping his family while looking out for a troublesome friend and a Tourette's-afflicted brother only to be brutally targeted in the aftermath of a misunderstanding. A first novel.--Publisher's description
Storyline
Character
Award
John Steptoe Award for New Talent, Author Category, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10275907
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reynolds, Jason
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12 up
  • 740
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.R33593
LC item number
Whe 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Family life
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Neighborhoods
  • Violence
  • African Americans
  • Conduct of life
  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Neighborhoods
  • Violence
  • African Americans
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
When I was the greatest, Jason Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21040817
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9781442459472
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012045734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781442459472
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822028607
  • (OCoLC)822028607
Label
When I was the greatest, Jason Reynolds
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21040817
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9781442459472
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012045734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781442459472
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822028607
  • (OCoLC)822028607

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