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The Resource Ghetto cowboy : a novel, by G. Neri ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson

Ghetto cowboy : a novel, by G. Neri ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson

Label
Ghetto cowboy : a novel
Title
Ghetto cowboy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by G. Neri ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve-year-old Cole's behavior causes his mother to drive him from Detroit to Philadelphia to live with a father he has never known, but who soon has Cole involved with a group of African-American "cowboys" who rescue horses and use them to steer youths away from drugs and gangs
Additional physical form
Also available as an e-book and in audio format.
Awards note
A Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award Winner.
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Neri, Greg
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 010 and up
  • 660 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
PZ7.N4377478
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watson, Jesse Joshua
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Problem youth
  • African American teenagers
  • Horses
  • Horsemanship
  • City and town life
  • Conduct of life
  • Moving, Household
  • African Americans
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ghetto cowboy : a novel, by G. Neri ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Copyright date 2011
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
sky256798156
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780763664534
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2013029395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
mv 10/15
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ghetto cowboy : a novel, by G. Neri ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson
Publication
Note
Copyright date 2011
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
sky256798156
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780763664534
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
bl2013029395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
mv 10/15
Other physical details
illustrations

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