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The glass castle: a memoir

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ISBN:
9781501171581
9781508231110
9780743247542
9781442339705
9781416550600
9780743247535
Accelerated Reader:
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Level 5.9, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
1010L
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Grouping Authorjeannette walls
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-22 16:54:28PM
Last Indexed2020-09-22 16:55:52PM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780743247535

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subject_facetAlcoholics -- West Virginia -- Autobiography
Audiobooks
Child of Impaired Parents -- West Virginia -- Autobiography
Children of alcoholics -- United States -- Biography
Children of alcoholics -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Biography
Dysfunctional families -- United States -- Case studies
Dysfunctional families -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Case studies
Family Relations -- West Virginia -- Autobiography
Homeless Persons -- West Virginia -- Autobiography
Homeless persons -- Family relationships -- New York (State) -- New York
Homeless persons -- New York (State) -- New York -- Family relationships
Poor -- West Virginia -- Welch -- Biography
Poverty -- West Virginia -- Autobiography
Walls, Jeannette
title_displayThe glass castle : a memoir
title_fullThe Glass Castle A Memoir
The glass castle : a memoir / Jeannette Walls
The glass castle [sound recording] : a memoir / Jeannette Walls
title_shortThe glass castle
title_suba memoir
topic_facetAlcoholics
Biography & Autobiography
Child of Impaired Parents
Children of alcoholics
Dysfunctional families
Family Relations
Family relationships
Homeless Persons
Homeless persons
New York
Nonfiction
Poor
Poverty
Walls, Jeannette