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The Resource Hole in my life, Jack Gantos

Hole in my life, Jack Gantos

Label
Hole in my life
Title
Hole in my life
Statement of responsibility
Jack Gantos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer
Summary
The author relates how, as a young adult, he became a drug user and smuggler, was arrested, did time in prison, and eventually got out and went to college, all the while hoping to become a writer
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2002
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Children's/YA Literature Literature Award, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
132637
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • School Library Journal starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gantos, Jack
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 840
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3557.A5197
LC item number
Z468 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gantos, Jack
  • Authors, American
  • Ex-convicts
  • Gantos, Jack
  • Authors, American
  • Criminals
  • Authorship
  • Gantos, Jack
  • Authors, American
  • Criminals
  • Authorship
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hole in my life, Jack Gantos
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
19579140
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Farrar, Straus and Giroux pbk. ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780374430894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol09239787
Label
Hole in my life, Jack Gantos
Publication
Copyright
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
19579140
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Farrar, Straus and Giroux pbk. ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780374430894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol09239787

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