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The Resource Rikers High, Paul Volponi

Rikers High, Paul Volponi

Label
Rikers High
Title
Rikers High
Statement of responsibility
Paul Volponi
Title variation
Rikers
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arrested on a minor offense, a New York City teenager attends high school in the jail facility on Rikers Island, as he waits for his case to go to court
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2011
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
342773
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Volponi, Paul
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.V8877
LC item number
Ri 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jails
  • Prisoners
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • African Americans
  • Teenagers
  • Rikers Island (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Rikers High, Paul Volponi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in slightly different form as Rikers in 2002 by Black Heron Press. This edition first published in 2010 by Viking, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246, 15 pages
Isbn
9780670011070
Lccn
2009022471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 421146381
  • (OCoLC)421146381
Label
Rikers High, Paul Volponi
Publication
Note
"Published in slightly different form as Rikers in 2002 by Black Heron Press. This edition first published in 2010 by Viking, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc."--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246, 15 pages
Isbn
9780670011070
Lccn
2009022471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 421146381
  • (OCoLC)421146381

Library Locations

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