The Resource Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Label
Hey, kiddo
Title
Hey, kiddo
Statement of responsibility
by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Title variation
Hey, Kiddo
Title variation remainder
how I lost my mother, found my father, and dealt with family addiction
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery, Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents, two very loud, very loving, very opinionated people who had thought they were through with raising children until Jarrett came along. Jarrett goes through his childhood trying to make his non normal life as normal as possible, finding a way to express himself through drawing even as so little is being said to him about what's going on. Only as a teenager can Jarrett begin to piece together the truth of his family, reckoning with his mother and tracking down his father
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krosoczka, Jarrett
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children of drug addicts
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Absentee fathers
  • Grandparents as parents
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780545902489
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Hey, kiddo, by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780545902489
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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