The Resource Across the desert, Dusti Bowling

Across the desert, Dusti Bowling

Label
Across the desert
Title
Across the desert
Statement of responsibility
Dusti Bowling
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Jolene spends every day she can at the library watching her favorite livestream: The Desert Aviator, where twelve-year-old "Addie Earhart" shares her adventures flying an ultralight plane over the desert. While watching this daring girl fly through the sky, Jolene can dream of what it would be like to fly with her, far away from her own troubled home life where her mother struggles with a narcotic addiction. And Addie, who is grieving the loss of her father, finds solace in her online conversations with Jolene, her biggest-and only-fan. Then, one day, it all goes wrong: Addie's engine abruptly stops, and Jolene watches in helpless horror as the ultralight plummets to the ground and the video goes dark. Jolene knows that Addie won't survive long in the extreme summer desert heat. With no one to turn to for help and armed with only a hand-drawn map and a stolen cell phone, it's up to Jolene to find a way to save the Desert Aviator. Packed with adventure and heart, Across the Desert speaks to the resilience, hope, and strength within each of us
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
11007188
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowling, Dusti
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rescues
  • Survival
  • Deserts
  • Friendship
  • Drug abuse
  • Children of drug abusers
  • Opioid abuse
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Ultralight aircraft
  • Children's stories
  • Arizona
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Across the desert, Dusti Bowling
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
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780316494748
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Across the desert, Dusti Bowling
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
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780316494748
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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