The Resource New kid, Jerry Craft ; with color by Jim Callahan

New kid, Jerry Craft ; with color by Jim Callahan

Label
New kid
Title
New kid
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Craft ; with color by Jim Callahan
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Publisher Annotation: Seventh grader Jordan Banks loves nothing more than drawing cartoons about his life. But instead of sending him to the art school of his dreams, his parents enroll him in a prestigious private school known for its academics, where Jordan is one of the few kids of color in his entire grade. As he makes the daily trip from his Washington Heights apartment to the upscale Riverdale Academy Day School, Jordan soon finds himself torn between two worldsand not really fitting into either one. Can Jordan learn to navigate his new school culture while keeping his neighborhood friends and staying true to himself?
Summary
After his parents send him to a prestigious private school known for its academics, Jordan Banks finds himself torn between two worlds
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2020.
  • Kirkus Prize for Young Readers' Literature, 2019.
  • Newbery Medal, 2020.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2020.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10753840
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Craft, Jerry
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 320
  • 320
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private schools
  • Private schools
  • African American teenage boys
  • African American teenage boys
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
New kid, Jerry Craft ; with color by Jim Callahan
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780062691200
Lccn
2018938256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031919266
Label
New kid, Jerry Craft ; with color by Jim Callahan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
249 pages
Isbn
9780062691200
Lccn
2018938256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1031919266

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