The Resource The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg

The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg

Label
The porcupine of truth
Title
The porcupine of truth
Statement of responsibility
Bill Konigsberg
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Carson Speier is bored of Billings, Montana, and resentful that he has to help his mother take care of his father, a dying alcoholic whom he has not seen in fourteen years--but then he meets Aisha, a beautiful African American girl who has run away from her own difficult family, and together they embark on a journey of discovery that may help them both come to terms with their lives
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Konigsberg, Bill
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K83518
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American teenage girls
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Family problems
  • Alcoholism
  • African Americans
  • Friendship
  • Billings (Mont.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780545648936
Lccn
2014027136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264556367
  • (OCoLC)890912329
  • 894734
Label
The porcupine of truth, Bill Konigsberg
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780545648936
Lccn
2014027136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264556367
  • (OCoLC)890912329
  • 894734

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