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My sister's keeper : a novel, Jodi Picoult

Label
My sister's keeper : a novel
Title
My sister's keeper
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jodi Picoult
Title variation
My sisters keeper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Anna, conceived specifically to provide blood and bone marrow for her sister Kate who was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia at the age of two, decides to sue her parents for control of her body when her mother wants her to donate a kidney to Kate
Summary
Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Anna begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2006.
  • Alex Award, 2005.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), High School, 2007.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2004.
  • Heartland Award, 2006.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Young Adult, 2007.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2007.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122079
Cataloging source
LKR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Picoult, Jodi
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3566.I372
LC item number
P47 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Teenage girls
  • Leukemia
  • Organ donors
  • Donation of organs, tissues, etc.
  • Sick children
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Teenagers
  • Girls
  • Leukemia
  • Donation of organs, tissues, etc
  • Children
  • Mother-daughter relationship
  • Domestic fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
My sister's keeper : a novel, Jodi Picoult
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atria Books, 2004
Control code
21408385
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 423 pages
Isbn
9780743454537
System control number
(rplri)26455
Label
My sister's keeper : a novel, Jodi Picoult
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atria Books, 2004
Control code
21408385
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 423 pages
Isbn
9780743454537
System control number
(rplri)26455

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