The Resource Overturned, Lamar Giles

Overturned, Lamar Giles

Label
Overturned
Title
Overturned
Statement of responsibility
Lamar Giles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nikki Tate's father has been on death row for killing his best friend in a gambling dispute, but he has always maintained his innocence, and now his conviction has been overturned and he is back at the casino, where high school junior Nikki has been operating illegal poker games in the hopes of saving enough money to get out of Vegas after graduation--and now he is determined to find the real killer, and Nikki is inevitably drawn into his dangerous search for the truth
Summary
When her father is cleared of murder charges and released from death row, Nikki, who has been saving money to get out of Vegas by playing illegal poker games, joins her father's obsessive search to find the person who framed him
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
Award
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10552812
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giles, L. R.
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 650
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.G39235
LC item number
Ov 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Poker
  • Gambling
  • Casinos
  • Murder
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Poker
  • Gambling
  • Casinos
  • African Americans
  • Las Vegas (Nev.)
  • Las Vegas (Nev.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Overturned, Lamar Giles
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
20900537
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780545812504
Lccn
2016035488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Overturned, Lamar Giles
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
20900537
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9780545812504
Lccn
2016035488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

Library Locations

    • LaGrange County Public LibraryBorrow it
      203 W. Spring St., LaGrange, IN, 46761, US
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