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The Resource Icy Sparks, Gwyn Hyman Rubio

Icy Sparks, Gwyn Hyman Rubio

Label
Icy Sparks
Title
Icy Sparks
Statement of responsibility
Gwyn Hyman Rubio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Icy Sparks has spent most of her life being ridiculed because she suffers from Tourette Syndrome, but as she grows older, she teaches the people in her town how to accept people for who they are, not what they appear to be
Summary
At the age of 10, an Appalachian girl develops croaks, jerks and spasms, which leads to her expulsion from school. After treatment-- she has Tourette's syndrome--she learns to control herself, attends college and there is a happy ending
Storyline
Tone
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006366
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Icy Sparks, Gwyn Hyman Rubio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Oprah's book club"--Cover
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
13965336
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9780142000205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Icy Sparks, Gwyn Hyman Rubio
Publication
Note
"Oprah's book club"--Cover
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
13965336
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9780142000205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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