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Hey, kiddo  Cover Image Book Book

Hey, kiddo

Krosoczka, Jarrett (author,, illustrator.).

Summary

Summary: "In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents -- two very loud, very loving, very opinionated people who had thought they were through with raising children until Jarrett came along"--

Item details

  • ISBN: 1544420528
  • ISBN: 9781544420523
  • ISBN: 0545902487
  • ISBN: 9780545902489
  • ISBN: 0545902479
  • ISBN: 9780545902472
  • Physical Description: 294 pages, 20 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic, [2018]
  • Badges:
    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 2 / 5.0
    • Most Copies: 4 / 5.0
    • Top Circs: 4 / 5.0

Contents / Notes

General Note: YALSA Finalist for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2019
School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018
Publisher's Weekly Best Young Adult Book, 2018
National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2018
Kirkus Prize Nominee for Young Readers' Literature, 2018
Horn Book Fanfare List, 2018
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2018
ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2019
Subtitle on dust jacket: how I lost my mother, found my father, and dealt with family addiction.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue -- Family history -- Life with Leslie -- Skipping a generation -- Disclosure -- Pen to paper -- Hard work -- Ghosts -- Lost and found -- Author's note.
Target Audience Note:
HL510L Lexile
013-017.
Decoding indicator: 100 (very high) Semantic indicator: 100 (very high) Syntactic indicator: 80 (high) Structure indicator: 90 (high) Lexile.
Awards Note:
ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2019
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2018
Horn Book Fanfare List, 2018
Kirkus Prize Nominee for Young Readers' Literature, 2018
National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2018
Publisher's Weekly Best Young Adult Book, 2018
School Library Journal's Best Books, 2018
YALSA Finalist for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2019
Subject: Krosoczka, Jarrett Comic books, strips, etc
Krosoczka, Jarrett Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Dysfunctional families United States Case studies Comic books, strips, etc
Children of drug addicts United States Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Absentee fathers United States Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Grandparents as parents United States Case studies Comic books, strips, etc
Families United States Case studies Comic books, strips, etc
Teenage boys United States Biography Comic books, strips, etc
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / Biography
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Topics)
Children of drug addicts Cartoons and comics
Family problems Cartoons and comics
Absentee fathers Cartoons and comics
Grandparents as parents Cartoons and comics
Graphic novels
Grandparents as parents
Dysfunctional families
Children of drug addicts
Absentee fathers
Families
United States
Children of drug addicts Biography Graphic novels
Family life Graphic novels
Grandparents as parents Graphic novels
Grandparents as parents Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Grandparents as parents Comic books, strips, etc
Families Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Families Comic books, strips, etc
Children of drug addicts Biography Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Children of drug addicts Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Dysfunctional familes Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Dysfunctional familes Comic books, strips, etc
Absentee fathers Biography Comic books, strips, etc Juvenile literature
Absentee fathers Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Genre: Graphic novels.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works).
Comic books, strips, etc.
Autobiographical comics.
Comics (Graphic works).
Graphic novels.
Graphic novels -- Juvenile.
Graphic novels.
Graphic novels.
Graphic Novel -- Young Adult fiction -- Print.
Graphic novels -- Juvenile.

Currently available copies

  • 90 / 100 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 3 / 4 copies available at Flint River Regional Library System (Show)
  • 0 / 1 copies available at Peachtree City Library

Holds

  • 0 current holds
Library System: Library Branch Name
Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status  
Flint River Regional Library System:
      Peachtree City Library
741.597 KROSOCZKA
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