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The Resource Kit's law, Donna Morrissey

Kit's law, Donna Morrissey

Label
Kit's law
Title
Kit's law
Statement of responsibility
Donna Morrissey
Title variation
Kits law
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Kit Pitman has always lead a sheltered life in a small town on the outer banks of Newfoundland, where her mentally-challenged mother and strict grandmother hide the truth about Kit's illegitimate birth, but when Kit's grandmother dies unexpectedly, she and her mother are thrust into the harsh realities of life
Summary
Living a reclusive and isolated existence with her mentally retarded mother and her grandmother in a ramshackle cottage on Newfoundland's outer banks, teenager Kit Pitman finds her life turned upside down by the death of her grandmother
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Alex Award, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046256
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist starred
  • Pub Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrissey, Donna
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR9199.3.M6535
LC item number
K58 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Mentally ill women
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Teenagers
  • Mentally ill
Target audience
adult
Label
Kit's law, Donna Morrissey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7004437
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780618109272
Lccn
00065465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Kit's law, Donna Morrissey
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Mariner original."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7004437
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner Books ed.
Extent
383 pages
Isbn
9780618109272
Lccn
00065465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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