The Resource Born To Rock

Born To Rock

Label
Born To Rock
Title
Born To Rock
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Korman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Republican Leo Caraway discovers that his biological father is none other than millionaire King Maggot, lead singer of the punk band Purge. He accepts a job on King's tour in the hope of securing sorely needed college tuition. His journey to punk-rock appreciation has him questioning his traditional values and every principle he holds dear.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • OLA Best Bets, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
146879
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Korman, Gordon
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Fathers and sons
  • Conservatives
  • High school students
  • Teenage boys
  • Birthfathers
  • Punk rock music
  • Punk rock groups
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Bands (Music)
  • Roadies
  • College costs
  • Summer employment
  • Teenage boy/girl relations
  • Toleration
  • Social acceptance
  • Teenage boys
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Born To Rock
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BWB78053603
Edition
Reinforced
Isbn
9780786809202
System control number
0786809205
Label
Born To Rock
Publication
Control code
BWB78053603
Edition
Reinforced
Isbn
9780786809202
System control number
0786809205

Library Locations

    • Greenwood County Library System / Main BranchBorrow it
      600 South Main St, Greenwood, SC, 29646, US
      34.186730 -82.16004
    • Ninety Six Branch LibraryBorrow it
      100 S Cambridge St, Ninety Six, SC, 29666, US
      34.174134 -82.024332
    • Ware Shoals Community LibraryBorrow it
      54 S Greenwood Ave, Ware Shoals, SC, 29692, US
      34.393542 -82.239071
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