Up country

Title Up country
Names Carter, Alden R.
Book Number DB032933
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Living in the basement to get away from his alcoholic mother and the guys she brings home, sixteen-year-old Carl yearns for a better life. Carl's plan includes college, the suburbs, and a BMW. To finance his "Plan," Carl, an A student and electrical wizard, repairs stolen car stereos for a teenage gang. When his mother is committed to a detoxification center, Carl stays with relatives in the country. Some strong language. For junior and senior high and older readers. 1989.
Narrator Regensdorf, Phil.
Local Subject Male Narrator - MN
Grades 9-12 & Young Adult - JU8
Growing Up Story - GUP
Mental Illness - PSYM
Family problems - FAM
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
General Fiction - GFI
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Adult Book - AD
Adult Fiction - AF
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Juvenile - JU
Juvenile Fiction - JF
Strong Language - ST
LC Subject Alcoholism - Fiction
Country life - Fiction
Teenage boys - Fiction
Family problems - Fiction
Wisconsin - Fiction
Language English
Released 2012
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2012.
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