Dead end in Norvelt

Title Dead end in Norvelt
Names Gantos, Jack.
Book Number DB074209
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Norvelt, Pennsylvania; 1962. Twelve-year-old Jack Gantos is spending his summer grounded for various offenses and helping his elderly neighbor. As part of his duties, Jack must perform an unusual chore that involves the newly dead, molten wax, underage driving, and more. For grades 5-8 and older readers. Newbery Award. 2011.
Narrator Fox, Jack.
Local Subject Juvenile - JU
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Adventure - ADV
Humor - HUM
Grades 5-8 - JU6
Male Narrator - MN
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Award-Winning Children's Books - AWJ
Juvenile Fiction - JF
LC Subject Boys - Juvenile fiction
City and town life - Juvenile fiction
Conduct of life - Juvenile fiction
Neighbors - Juvenile fiction
Old age - Juvenile fiction
Older women - Juvenile fiction
Summer - Juvenile fiction
Behavior - Juvenile fiction
Norvelt (Pa.) - History - 20th century - Juvenile fiction
Pennsylvania - Juvenile fiction
Adventure fiction, Juvenile
Autobiographical fiction
Humor, Juvenile
Language English
Released 2012
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2012. (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
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