The Resource Behind the beautiful forevers, Katherine Boo

Behind the beautiful forevers, Katherine Boo

Label
Behind the beautiful forevers
Title
Behind the beautiful forevers
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Boo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles everyday life in the settlement of Annawadi as experienced by a Muslim teen, an ambitious rural mother, and a young scrap metal thief, illuminating how their efforts to build better lives are challenged by religious, caste, and economic tensions
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 2012.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10035193
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boo, Katherine
Dewey number
305.5/690954792
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
HV4140.B6
LC item number
B66 2012b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 7.8
  • 9.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Bombay (India)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Label
Behind the beautiful forevers, Katherine Boo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
693809650
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 256 pages
Isbn
9781400067558
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Behind the beautiful forevers, Katherine Boo
Publication
Copyright
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
693809650
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 256 pages
Isbn
9781400067558
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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