The Resource Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm

Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm

Label
Turtle in paradise
Title
Turtle in paradise
Statement of responsibility
by Jennifer L. Holm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida
Member of
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor, 2011
  • Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth, 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holm, Jennifer L
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ7.H732226
LC item number
Tu 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 3.7
  • 3.4
  • 3.7
  • 3.4
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousins
  • Families
  • Depressions
  • Key West (Fla.)
  • Key West (Fla.)
  • Family life
  • Cousins
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Key West (Fla)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Companion: Full of Beans
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt. flap
  • Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants who inspired the characters in her novel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rotten kids -- Paradise lost -- Lucky as an orphan -- The conch telegraph -- Can you spare a nickel, pal? -- The truth of the matter -- Terry and Pat -- A big, happy family -- The diaper gang knows -- The man of the house -- Ladies who lunch -- Hard times -- Believing in monsters -- Lying, stealing, no-good kids -- A dream come true -- The rescue party -- A Hollywood ending -- Paradise found
Control code
ocn373560480
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780375936883
Isbn Type
(lib bdg)
Lccn
2009019077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780375836886
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)373560480
Label
Turtle in paradise, by Jennifer L. Holm
Publication
Note
  • Companion: Full of Beans
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt. flap
  • Author's note includes photographs and information about Key West in the 1930s and some of the real inhabitants who inspired the characters in her novel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rotten kids -- Paradise lost -- Lucky as an orphan -- The conch telegraph -- Can you spare a nickel, pal? -- The truth of the matter -- Terry and Pat -- A big, happy family -- The diaper gang knows -- The man of the house -- Ladies who lunch -- Hard times -- Believing in monsters -- Lying, stealing, no-good kids -- A dream come true -- The rescue party -- A Hollywood ending -- Paradise found
Control code
ocn373560480
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 p.
Isbn
9780375936883
Isbn Type
(lib bdg)
Lccn
2009019077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780375836886
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)373560480

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