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The Resource Wringer, Jerry Spinelli

Wringer, Jerry Spinelli

Label
Wringer
Title
Wringer
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Spinelli
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As Palmer comes of age, he must either accept the violence of being a wringer at his town's annual Pigeon Day or find the courage to oppose it
Summary
As Palmer comes of age he must either accept the violence of being a wringer at his Pennsylvania town's annual Pigeon day or find the courage to oppose it
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1997
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 1998.
  • Josette Frank Award, 1997.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1997.
Awards note
Newbery Medal/Honor, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
084002
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, June 1998
  • Wilson's Junior High School, April 2001
  • Elem. School Library Collection, June 2000
  • School Library Journal starred, September 1997
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 1998
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), September 1999
  • Horn Book Starred, September 1997
  • Pub Weekly, June 1997
  • Kirkus Starred, June 1997
  • Wilson's Children
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • Elem. School Library Collection
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.5
  • 5-8
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.S75663
LC item number
Wr 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Wringer, Jerry Spinelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Joanna Cotler books."
Control code
21403300
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780060249144
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96037897
System control number
  • (rplri)18877
  • (IMchF)fol04667938
Label
Wringer, Jerry Spinelli
Publication
Note
"Joanna Cotler books."
Control code
21403300
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780060249144
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96037897
System control number
  • (rplri)18877
  • (IMchF)fol04667938

Library Locations

    • Fulton County Public Library - Fulton BranchBorrow it
      514 State Road 25, Fulton, IN, 46931, US
      40.94275 -86.265519
    • Fulton County Public LibraryBorrow it
      320 W. 7th St., Rochester, IN, 46975, US
      41.06741 -86.219231

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