The Resource New boy, Tracy Chevalier

New boy, Tracy Chevalier

Label
New boy
Title
New boy
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Chevalier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'O felt her presence behind him like a fire at his back.' Arriving at his fourth school in six years, diplomat’s son Osei Kokote knows he needs an ally if he is to survive his first day – so he’s lucky to hit it off with Dee, the most popular girl in school. But one student can’t stand to witness this budding relationship: Ian decides to destroy the friendship between the black boy and the golden girl. By the end of the day, the school and its key players – teachers and pupils alike – will never be the same again. The tragedy of Othello is transposed to a 1970s’ suburban Washington schoolyard, where kids fall in and out of love with each other before lunchtime, and practise a casual racism picked up from their parents and teachers. Watching over the shoulders of four 11-year-olds – Osei, Dee, Ian and his reluctant girlfriend Mimi – Tracy Chevalier's powerful drama of friends torn apart by jealousy, bullying and betrayal will leave you reeling
Member of
Summary
Starting his fourth school in six years, diplomat's son Osei Kokote, hoping to survive his first day becomes friends with Dee, the most popular girl in school, but Ian is determined to destroy the budding friendship.
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562232
Cataloging source
MMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chevalier, Tracy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H4367
LC item number
N48 2017
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shakespeare, William
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hogarth Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Betrayal
  • Jealousy
  • Race relations
Target audience
adult
Label
New boy, Tracy Chevalier
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-pguf4g9
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudocn1005077198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473520370
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
pguf4g9
Label
New boy, Tracy Chevalier
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-pguf4g9
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudocn1005077198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473520370
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
pguf4g9

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