The Resource Out of the easy, Ruta Sepetys

Out of the easy, Ruta Sepetys

Label
Out of the easy
Title
Out of the easy
Statement of responsibility
Ruta Sepetys
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1950, and as the French Quarter of New Orleans simmers with secrets, seventeen-year-old Josie Moraine is silently stirring a pot of her own. Known among locals as the daughter of a brothel prostitute, Josie wants more out of life than the Big Easy has to offer. She devises a plan get out, but a mysterious death in the Quarter leaves Josie tangled in an investigation that will challenge her allegiance to her mother, her conscience, and Willie Woodley, the brusque madam on Conti Street. Josie is caught between the dream of an elite college and a clandestine underworld. New Orleans lures her in her quest for truth, dangling temptation at every turn, and escalating to the ultimate test
Summary
Josie, the seventeen-year-old daughter of a French Quarter prostitute, is striving to escape 1950 New Orleans and enroll at prestigious Smith College when she becomes entangled in a murder investigation
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults: Top Ten, 2014.
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10170307
Cataloging source
B@L
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Sepetys, Ruta
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 590
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PZ7.S47957
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590
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
  • 4.0
  • 4.3
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3M Company
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True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
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  • Conduct of life
  • Prostitution
  • Murder
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Conduct of life
  • Prostitition
  • Murder
  • Mothers and daughters
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Out of the easy, Ruta Sepetys
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=190070CE-E8EF-44B5-BD90-B52F54A3691B
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn851383129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource.
  • 1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101607800
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Stock number
  • 190070CE-E8EF-44B5-BD90-B52F54A3691B
  • aghspr9
Label
Out of the easy, Ruta Sepetys
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=190070CE-E8EF-44B5-BD90-B52F54A3691B
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn851383129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource.
  • 1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101607800
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Stock number
  • 190070CE-E8EF-44B5-BD90-B52F54A3691B
  • aghspr9

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