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The Resource Ruby Holler, Sharon Creech

Ruby Holler, Sharon Creech

Label
Ruby Holler
Title
Ruby Holler
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Creech
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure, beginning in an almost magical place called Ruby Holler
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Summary
Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure, beginning in an almost magical place called Ruby Holler
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Beehive Children's Fiction Book Award (Utah), 2004.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Intermediate, 2005.
  • Carnegie Medal, 2002.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2005.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division I (Grades 3-5), 2008.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2005.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Award Winner 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
102423
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C8615
LC item number
Ru 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ruby Holler, Sharon Creech
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Silver Bird -- The Boxton Creek Home -- Ruby Holler -- Mush -- Thinking Corners -- The Opportunity -- Doubts -- Hansel and Gretel -- The God -- The Egg -- The Grump -- Work -- Gravy -- Wood -- Conversations in the Night -- The Axe -- The Rocker -- The Trepids -- Understone Funds -- Through the Holler -- Lost and Found -- A Trip to Boxton -- Ready -- Tiller and Sairy -- The Holler at Night -- Shack Talk -- Trials -- Mrs. Trepid -- Decisions -- Nightmares -- Medicine -- Paddling and Hiking -- Z's Report -- Bearings -- Stiff -- A Long Chain -- Word Pictures -- Surveying -- The Worrywarts -- Babies in the Box -- Shopping -- Dorkhead -- Loops -- Progress -- The Rock -- Stones in the Holler -- Running -- More Shopping -- Underwater -- The Feeling -- Z -- The One-Log Raft -- The Dunces -- Slow Motion -- On the Road -- On the River -- The Soggy Heart -- Preparations -- Investments -- Hospital Talk -- Mr. Trepid's Adventure -- Jewels -- Mission-Accomplished Cake -- Appraisals -- Conversations in the Night -- Dreams
Control code
2069900
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780060277338
Lccn
00066371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45487314
  • (OCoLC)45487314
Label
Ruby Holler, Sharon Creech
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Silver Bird -- The Boxton Creek Home -- Ruby Holler -- Mush -- Thinking Corners -- The Opportunity -- Doubts -- Hansel and Gretel -- The God -- The Egg -- The Grump -- Work -- Gravy -- Wood -- Conversations in the Night -- The Axe -- The Rocker -- The Trepids -- Understone Funds -- Through the Holler -- Lost and Found -- A Trip to Boxton -- Ready -- Tiller and Sairy -- The Holler at Night -- Shack Talk -- Trials -- Mrs. Trepid -- Decisions -- Nightmares -- Medicine -- Paddling and Hiking -- Z's Report -- Bearings -- Stiff -- A Long Chain -- Word Pictures -- Surveying -- The Worrywarts -- Babies in the Box -- Shopping -- Dorkhead -- Loops -- Progress -- The Rock -- Stones in the Holler -- Running -- More Shopping -- Underwater -- The Feeling -- Z -- The One-Log Raft -- The Dunces -- Slow Motion -- On the Road -- On the River -- The Soggy Heart -- Preparations -- Investments -- Hospital Talk -- Mr. Trepid's Adventure -- Jewels -- Mission-Accomplished Cake -- Appraisals -- Conversations in the Night -- Dreams
Control code
2069900
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9780060277338
Lccn
00066371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45487314
  • (OCoLC)45487314

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