The Resource Looking for Alaska, John Green

Looking for Alaska, John Green

Label
Looking for Alaska
Title
Looking for Alaska
Statement of responsibility
John Green
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2005
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2006.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2006
  • Inky Awards (Australia): Silver Inky, 2007.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Award Winner--Cover.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133056
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, John
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • Death
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Looking for Alaska, John Green
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a preview of the author's latest novel, 'An abundance of Katherines'
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780007523160
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780142412213
Label
Looking for Alaska, John Green
Publication
Note
Includes a preview of the author's latest novel, 'An abundance of Katherines'
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780007523160
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780142412213

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