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The Resource Someone Else's Shoes

Someone Else's Shoes

Label
Someone Else's Shoes
Title
Someone Else's Shoes
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Wittlinger
Title variation
Someone elses shoes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Izzy, a budding stand-up comic, is already miserable about her father's new marriage and the new baby on the way. Then ten-year-old cousin Oliver and his father, Uncle Henderson, move in with Izzy and her mom because Oliver's mother committed suicide only a few months ago. And to make matters worse, Ben, the rebellious 16-year-old son of Izzy's mother's boyfriend, winds up staying with them, too.But when Uncle Henderson--who has been struggling with depression after his wife's suicide--disappears, Ben, Izzy, and Oliver set aside their differences and hatch a plan to find him. As the threesome travels in search of Henderson, they find a surrogate family in each other
Summary
Twelve-year-old Izzy's life just seems to get more and more complicated: she is upset by her father's new marriage, and a new baby on the way; she is expected to look out for her ten-year-old cousin, Oliver, who has moved in with her family since his mother committed suicide, because his father is depressed and having trouble coping; and now Ben, the rebellious sixteen-year-old son of Izzy's mother's boyfriend, is also living with them--but when Oliver's father disappears, the three children put aside their differences and set out to find him
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
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10746389
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
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Wittlinger, Ellen
Index
no index present
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700
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Children's Fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Someone Else's Shoes
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRC_531297
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781607349952
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Someone Else's Shoes
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRC_531297
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781607349952
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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