Record Details

Catalog Search

The carnival at bray [electronic resource]. Jessie Ann Foley.

Foley, Jessie Ann. (Author).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780989515566 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9780989515542 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: ALA 2015 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults Chicago Weekly Best Books of 2014 Winner, The Michael L. Pritz Award Winner, 2014 Helen Sheehan YA Book Prize Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2014 Finalist, William C. Morris Award It's 1993, and Generation X pulses to the beat of Kurt Cobain and the grunge movement. Sixteen-year-old Maggie Lynch is uprooted from big-city Chicago to a windswept town on the Irish Sea. Surviving on care packages of Spin magazine and Twizzlers from her rocker uncle Kevin, she wonders if she'll ever find her place in this new world. When first love and sudden death simultaneously strike, a naive but determined Maggie embarks on a forbidden pilgrimage that will take her to a seedy part of Dublin and on to a life- altering night in Rome to fulfill a dying wish. Through it all, Maggie discovers an untapped inner strength to do the most difficult but rewarding thing of all, live. The Carnival at Bray is...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.5 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Chicago : Elephant Rock Productions, Inc., 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3796 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1874 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

Additional Resources