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The Resource Girl running, boy falling, Kate Gordon

Girl running, boy falling, Kate Gordon

Label
Girl running, boy falling
Title
Girl running, boy falling
Statement of responsibility
Kate Gordon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sixteen-year-old Therese lives in a small town on a small island. Her Aunt Kath calls her Tiger. Her friends call her Resey. The boy she loves calls her Champ. She?s a lot of different things for a lot of different people. Therese has always had her feet on the ground. She?s running through high school, but someone in her life is about to fall ... And when he does, her perfect world falls with him. For the first time in her life, Therese can?t stand being on the ground. Girl Running, Boy Falling is a raw read about a girl and boy?who are beautifully flawed."--Back cover
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Therese lives in a small town on a small island. Her Aunt Kath calls her Tiger. Her friends call her Resey. The boy she loves calls her Champ. She's a lot of different things for a lot of different people. Therese has always had her feet on the ground. She's running through high school, but someone in her life is about to fall ... And when he does, her perfect world falls with him. For the first time in her life, Therese can't stand being on the ground
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10730096
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Kate
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grief in adolescence
  • Families
  • Suicide
  • Family life
  • Lesbians
  • Authors, Australian
  • Teenagers
  • Life change events
  • Teenage girls
  • Young adult fiction
  • Islands
  • Tasmania
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Girl running, boy falling, Kate Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Where do you run when you are the only one left behind"--Cover
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
000062745752
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781925563528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1038783800
Label
Girl running, boy falling, Kate Gordon
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Where do you run when you are the only one left behind"--Cover
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
000062745752
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9781925563528
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1038783800

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