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The Resource Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix

Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix

Label
Among the hidden
Title
Among the hidden
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm, until another "third" convinces him that the government is wrong
Member of
Summary
A government decree allows each family only two children. For Luke, a third child, this has meant a lifetime of hiding. But could a stray glimpse of a child hiding in the house across the way lead to freedom?
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2001.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2001.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2003.
  • Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2004.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2001.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, 2002.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2002.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2002.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2002.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083124
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • 800
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H1164
LC item number
Am 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Shadow Children
Series volume
book 1
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix
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
Control code
7552584
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9780689817007
Lccn
97033052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37588395
  • (OCoLC)37588395
Label
Among the hidden, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publication
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
7552584
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9780689817007
Lccn
97033052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37588395
  • (OCoLC)37588395

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