The Resource The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson

The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson

Label
The Parker inheritance
Title
The Parker inheritance
Statement of responsibility
Varian Johnson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert
Summary
Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up looking for buried treasure--but when she finds the letter that sent her grandmother on the treasure hunt, she finds herself caught up in the mystery and, with the help of her new friend and fellow book-worm, Brandon, she sets out to find the inheritance, exonerate her grandmother, and expose an injustice once committed against an African American family in Lambert
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10625488
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Varian
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.J63844
LC item number
Par 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
610
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • African American girls
  • Treasure troves
  • African Americans
  • Buried treasure
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Friendship
  • South Carolina
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780545946179
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2017042551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The Parker inheritance, Varian Johnson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780545946179
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2017042551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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