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The Resource Dark Dude, Oscar Hijuelos

Dark Dude, Oscar Hijuelos

Label
Dark Dude
Title
Dark Dude
Statement of responsibility
Oscar Hijuelos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1960s, Rico Fuentes, a pale-skinned Cuban American teenager, abandons drug-infested New York City for the picket fence and apple pie world of Wisconsin, only to discover that he still feels like an outsider and that violent and judgmental people can be found even in the wholesome Midwest
Summary
In the 1960s, Rico Fuentes, a pale-skinned Cuban American teenager, abandons drug-infested New York City for the picket fence and apple pie world of Wisconsin, only to discover that he still feels like an outsider and that violent and judgmental people can be found even in the wholesome Midwest
Storyline
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
290005
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hijuelos, Oscar
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
980
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H5448
LC item number
Dar 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-perception
  • Coming of age
  • Cuban Americans
  • Wisconsin
  • Self-perception
  • Bildungsromans
  • Cuban Americans
  • Wisconsin
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Dark Dude, Oscar Hijuelos
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
8554062
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9781416948049
Lccn
2008000959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn180756452
  • (OCoLC)180756452
Label
Dark Dude, Oscar Hijuelos
Link
Publication
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
8554062
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
439 pages
Isbn
9781416948049
Lccn
2008000959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn180756452
  • (OCoLC)180756452

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