The Resource Ask the passengers : a novel, by A.S. King

Ask the passengers : a novel, by A.S. King

Label
Ask the passengers : a novel
Title
Ask the passengers
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by A.S. King
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Astrid Jones copes with her small town's gossip and narrow-mindedness by staring at the sky and imagining that she's sending love to the passengers in the airplanes flying high over her backyard. Maybe they'll know what to do with it. Maybe it'll make them happy. Maybe they'll need it. Her mother doesn't want it, her father's always stoned, her perfect sister's too busy trying to fit in, and the people in her small town would never allow her to love the person she really wants to: another girl named Dee. There's no one Astrid feels she can talk to about this deep secret or the profound questions that she's trying to answer. But little does she know just how much sending her love--and asking the right questions--will affect the passengers' lives, and her own, for the better"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild Selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, A. S.
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K5693
LC item number
Ask 2012
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Tayshas Reading Llist, 2014-2015
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rural lesbians
  • Rural teenagers
  • Families
  • Prejudices
  • Gossip
  • High schools
  • Schools
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Ask the passengers : a novel, by A.S. King
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
ocn776523281
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780316194686
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011053207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)776523281
Label
Ask the passengers : a novel, by A.S. King
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
ocn776523281
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780316194686
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011053207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)776523281

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