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The Resource Petey, Ben Mikaelsen

Petey, Ben Mikaelsen

Label
Petey
Title
Petey
Statement of responsibility
Ben Mikaelsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1922 Petey, who has cerebral palsy, is misdiagnosed as an idiot and institutionalized; sixty years later, still in the institution, he befriends a boy and shares with him the joy of life
Summary
In 1922 Petey, who has cerebral palsy, is misdiagnosed as mentally retarded and institutionalized; sixty-eight years later, still in the institution, he befriends a boy and shares with him the joy of life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Spur Award for Juvenile Fiction, 1999.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076249
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikaelsen, Ben
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7.0
  • 5-8
  • 740
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M5926
LC item number
Pg 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cerebral palsy
  • People with disabilities
  • Old age
  • Cerebral palsy
  • People with disabilities
  • Old age
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Petey, Ben Mikaelsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
19582402
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780786813360
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol05771403
Label
Petey, Ben Mikaelsen
Publication
Copyright
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
19582402
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780786813360
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol05771403

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