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The Resource Dumplin', Julie Murphy

Dumplin', Julie Murphy

Label
Dumplin'
Title
Dumplin'
Statement of responsibility
Julie Murphy
Title variation
Dumpling
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Questioning her plus-sized body for the first time when an athletic boy appears to return her affections, Willowdean enters her city's beauty pageant and uses her sassy styles and talents to compete against thinner contestants
Has edition
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Willowdean wants to prove to everyone in her small Texas town that she is more than just a fat girl, so, while grappling with her feelings for a co-worker who is clearly attracted to her, Will and some other misfits prepare to compete inthe beauty pageant her mother runs
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer Lists, 2016
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award, 2015.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2016.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Top Ten, 2016.
Awards note
Eliot Rosewater nominee, 2017-2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10445146
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PZ7.M95352
LC item number
Dum 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dumplin', Julie Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from Ramona Blue
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21070817
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
375 pages, 15 pages
Isbn
9780062327192
Lccn
bl2017010295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Dumplin', Julie Murphy
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from Ramona Blue
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21070817
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
375 pages, 15 pages
Isbn
9780062327192
Lccn
bl2017010295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

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      600 W. Main St., Cambridge City, IN, 47327, US
      39.812146 -85.180997

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