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The Resource The ballad of a broken nose, Arne Svingen ; translated by Kari Dickson

The ballad of a broken nose, Arne Svingen ; translated by Kari Dickson

Label
The ballad of a broken nose
Title
The ballad of a broken nose
Statement of responsibility
Arne Svingen ; translated by Kari Dickson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
Despite his rough life, thirteen-year-old Bart is an eternal optimist. While his mother would like him to take up boxing as a way of defending himself, the shy, but talented boy would rather focus on opera. So when the pretty and popular Ada befriends him and supports his musical gift, he finds that facing your fears isnt so hard when your friends have your back
Member of
Summary
Immersing himself in his love for opera in order to cope with a difficult life, shy and bullied Bart embraces an optimistic outlook and bonds with an outgoing girl who encourages him to perform in a school talent show
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10495221
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Svingen, Arne
Index
no index present
Intended audience
10 up
LC call number
PZ7.1.S85
LC item number
Bal 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dickson, Kari
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Singing
  • Friendship
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The ballad of a broken nose, Arne Svingen ; translated by Kari Dickson
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781481415422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The ballad of a broken nose, Arne Svingen ; translated by Kari Dickson
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781481415422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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