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The Resource It's kind of a funny story, Ned Vizzini

It's kind of a funny story, Ned Vizzini

Label
It's kind of a funny story
Title
It's kind of a funny story
Statement of responsibility
Ned Vizzini
Title variation
It is kind of a funny story
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ambitious New York City teenager Craig Gilner is determined to succeed at life - which means getting into the right high school to get into the right college to get the right job. But once Craig aces his way into Manhattan's Executive Pre-Professional High School, the pressure becomes unbearable. He stops eating and sleeping until, one night, he nearly kills himself. Craig's suicidal episode gets him checked into a mental hospital, where his new neighbours include a transsexual sex addict, a girl who has scarred her own face with scissors, and the self-elected President Armelio. There, Craig is finally able to confront the sources of his anxiety
Cataloging source
YQR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vizzini, Ned
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.V853
LC item number
2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depression, Mental
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Students
  • Success
  • Diligence
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Anxiety
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Depression, Mental
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Youths' writings
  • Anxiety
  • Depression, Mental
  • Diligence
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Students
  • Success
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
It's kind of a funny story, Ned Vizzini
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "Text copyright ©2006 by Ned Vizzini ; Foreword copyright © 2015 by Rachel Cohn"--Title page verso
  • Includes excerpt from author's, "Be More Chill" (9 pages at the end of the book)
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
ocn933413237
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
444 pages
Isbn
9780786851973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)933413237
Label
It's kind of a funny story, Ned Vizzini
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "Text copyright ©2006 by Ned Vizzini ; Foreword copyright © 2015 by Rachel Cohn"--Title page verso
  • Includes excerpt from author's, "Be More Chill" (9 pages at the end of the book)
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
ocn933413237
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
444 pages
Isbn
9780786851973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)933413237

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