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The Resource Hanging on to Max, Margaret Bechard

Hanging on to Max, Margaret Bechard

Label
Hanging on to Max
Title
Hanging on to Max
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Bechard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sam's girlfriend is pregnant -- but Sam is keeping the baby. Sam should be planning for college and trying out for the football team with this best friend, Andy. Instead he's up to his ears in diapers and formula, caring for his baby son, Max. Will Sam now have to make a gut-wrenching decision about Max's future -- and his own? A poignant and humorous look at an old problem...with a new twist
Summary
When his girlfriend decides to give their baby away, seventeen-year-old Sam is determined to keep him and raise him alone
Theme
Award
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), High School, 2005.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
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082004
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bechard, Margaret
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Intended audience
420
Intended audience source
Lexile
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420
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
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Roaring Brook Press
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Teenage fathers
  • Teenage parents
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hanging on to Max, Margaret Bechard
Instantiates
Publication
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
20392498
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781435287235
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints hardbound paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Hanging on to Max, Margaret Bechard
Publication
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
20392498
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781435287235
Isbn Type
(Paw Prints hardbound paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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