The Resource Sold, Patricia McCormick

Sold, Patricia McCormick

Label
Sold
Title
Sold
Statement of responsibility
Patricia McCormick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape
Summary
When she is tricked by her stepfather and sold into prostitution, thirteen-year-old Lakshmi becomes submerged in a nightmare where her only comfort is the friendship she forms with the other girls, which helps her survive and eventually escape
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2007
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2009.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2007
Awards note
  • National Book Award Finalist, Young People's Literature, 2006.
  • YALSA Ten Best Books for Young Adults, 2007.
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149840
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCormick, Patricia
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.5.M43
LC item number
Sol 2011eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Child prostitution
  • Human trafficking
  • Prostitution
  • Slavery
  • Novels in verse
  • India
  • Nepal
  • India
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AD6D9CDB-D737-42C2-AC12-1CBF71F145BA
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, Contemporary Concerns, 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn707512078
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423141112
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AD6D9CDB-D737-42C2-AC12-1CBF71F145BA
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AD6D9CDB-D737-42C2-AC12-1CBF71F145BA
Publication
Note
Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People, Contemporary Concerns, 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn707512078
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423141112
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AD6D9CDB-D737-42C2-AC12-1CBF71F145BA

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