The Resource A boy named Queen, Sara Cassidy

A boy named Queen, Sara Cassidy

Label
A boy named Queen
Title
A boy named Queen
Statement of responsibility
Sara Cassidy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
aEvelyn is both aghast and fascinated when a new boy comes to grade five and tells everyone his name is Queen. Queen wears shiny gym shorts and wants to organize a chess/environment club. His father plays weird loud music and has tattoos.How will the class react? How will Evelyn?Evelyn is an only child with a strict routine and an even stricter mother. And yet in her quiet way she notices things. She takes particular notice of this boy named Queen. The way the bullies don't seem to faze him. The way he seems to live by his own rules. When it turns out that they take the same route home from school, Evelyn and Queen become friends, almost against Evelyn's better judgment. She even finds Queen irritating at times. Why doesn't he just shut up and stop attracting so much attention to himself? Yet he is the most interesting person she has ever met. So when she receives a last-minute invitation to his birthday party, she knows she must somehow persuade her mother to let her go, even if it means ignoring the No Gifts request and shopping for what her mother considers to be an appropriate gift, appropriately wrapped with "boy "wrapping paper.Her visit to Queen's house opens Evelyn's eyes to a whole new world, including an unconventional goody bag (leftover potato latkes wrapped in waxed paper and a pair of barely used red sneakers). And when it comes time for her to take something to school for Hype and Share, Evelyn suddenly looks at her chosen offering 7 her mother's antique cream jug 7 and sees new and marvelous possibilities
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cassidy, Sara
Dewey number
  • jC813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C2685737
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Middle school students
  • Friendship
  • Middle school students
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A boy named Queen, Sara Cassidy
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn932844226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554989065
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
973D34AE-2C1D-4A28-AE41-C2E932A60310
System control number
(OCoLC)932844226
Label
A boy named Queen, Sara Cassidy
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn932844226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554989065
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
973D34AE-2C1D-4A28-AE41-C2E932A60310
System control number
(OCoLC)932844226

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