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The Resource An uninterrupted view of the sky, Melanie Crowder

An uninterrupted view of the sky, Melanie Crowder

Label
An uninterrupted view of the sky
Title
An uninterrupted view of the sky
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Crowder
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In Bolivia in 1999, when their father is unjustly arrested and their mother leaves, Francisco, seventeen, and his sister Pilar, eight, must move to the dirty, dehumanizing, and corrupt prison
  • 1999, Bolivia. Francisco's father is arrested on false charges and sent to prison by a corrupt system. Now Francisco and his young sister must move into prison with their father. There, they find a world unlike anything they've ever known. Prison life is dirty, dire, and dehumanizing. There's only one other option: break up the family and take his sister to their grandparents in the Andean highlands, fleeing the city and the future within his grasp
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico): Black bears (Grades 9-12), 2020.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560675
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crowder, Melanie
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL770L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.C885382
LC item number
Uni 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Political corruption
  • Families
  • Aymara Indians
  • Indians of South America
  • Bolivia
  • Prisons
  • Family life
  • Aymara Indians
  • Political Corruption
  • Indians of South America
  • Prisons
  • Family life
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Family
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Law & Crime
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / School & Education
  • Aymara Indians
  • Families
  • Indians of South America
  • Political corruption
  • Prisons
  • Bolivia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
An uninterrupted view of the sky, Melanie Crowder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 287)
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
ocn959038649
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780399169007
Lccn
2016044959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959038649
Label
An uninterrupted view of the sky, Melanie Crowder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 287)
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
ocn959038649
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780399169007
Lccn
2016044959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959038649

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