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The Resource A greyhound of a girl, Roddy Doyle

A greyhound of a girl, Roddy Doyle

Label
A greyhound of a girl
Title
A greyhound of a girl
Statement of responsibility
Roddy Doyle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Mary O'Hara is a sharp and cheeky twelve-year-old Dublin schoolgirl who is bravely facing the fact that her beloved Gran is dying. But Gran can't let go of life, and when a mysterious young woman turns up in Mary's street with a message for her Gran, Mary gets pulled into an unlikely adventure"--
Summary
"Mary O'Hara is a sharp and cheeky twelve-year-old Dublin schoolgirl who is bravely facing the fact that her beloved Gran is dying. But Gran can't let go of life, and when a mysterious young woman turns up in Mary's street with a message for her Gran, Mary gets pulled into an unlikely adventure"--
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107219
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doyle, Roddy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
500
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.D7773
LC item number
Gre 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
500
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Death
  • Voyages and travels
  • Ghosts
  • Dublin (Ireland)
  • Ireland
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A greyhound of a girl, Roddy Doyle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Originally published: United Kingdom : Marion Lloyd Books, 2011
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19730804
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9781419701689
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011042200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm54717933
  • .b25069019
  • (OCoLC)754717933
Label
A greyhound of a girl, Roddy Doyle
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Originally published: United Kingdom : Marion Lloyd Books, 2011
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19730804
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9781419701689
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011042200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn7ocm54717933
  • .b25069019
  • (OCoLC)754717933

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