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Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta

Label
Looking for Alibrandi
Title
Looking for Alibrandi
Statement of responsibility
Melina Marchetta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During her senior year in a Catholic school in Sydney, Australia, seventeen-year-old Josie meets and must contend with the father she has never known
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2000.
  • Children's Book of the Year Award for Older Readers (Children's Book Council of Australia), 1993.
  • Kids Own Australian Literature Awards (KOALA), Older Readers, 1993.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 1994.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Awards (WAYRBA), Avis Page Award, 1994.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Awards note
  • Book of the Year : Older Readers.
  • BILBY (Books I Love Best Yearly)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076195
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • First loves
  • Immigrants
  • Italians
  • Catholic secondary schools
  • Illegitimacy
  • Adolescence
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9781876584009
System control number
(Sirsi) 225570
Label
Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9781876584009
System control number
(Sirsi) 225570

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