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A small free kiss in the dark, Glenda Millard

Label
A small free kiss in the dark
Title
A small free kiss in the dark
Statement of responsibility
Glenda Millard
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Skip, an eleven-year-old runaway, becomes friends with Billy, a homeless man, and together they flee a war-torn Australian city with six-year-old Max and camp out at a seaside amusement park, where they are joined by Tia, a fifteen-year-old ballerina, and her baby
Award
  • Queensland Premier's Literary Awards, Young Adult Book Award, 2009.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2010.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2011.
Awards note
Short-listed book, The Children's Book Council of Australia.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
331759
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millard, Glenda
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For lower secondary school age
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Children's Book Council of Australia awards 2010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaway boys
  • Homeless persons
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • War and civilization
  • Teenage mothers
  • Amusement parks
  • Dystopias
  • Australia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A small free kiss in the dark, Glenda Millard
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000043128986
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9781741756586
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
A small free kiss in the dark, Glenda Millard
Publication
Control code
000043128986
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9781741756586
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

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