The Resource The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston

Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, 1, The pox party
Title
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Title number
1
Title part
The pox party
Statement of responsibility
taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Title variation
  • Octavian Nothing
  • Traitor to the nation
  • Pox party
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War
Member of
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • National Book Award, 2006.
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2007.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2006.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, M. T
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberty
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • Freedom
  • Slavery
  • Science
  • African Americans
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • African Americans
  • Liberty
  • Science
  • Slavery
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In addition to writing children's and young adult literature, Matthew Tobin Anderson was an an instructor at Vermont College of Fine Arts, and taught writing at Syracuse University, and has also worked as a disc jockey, music reviewer, and editorial assistant at Candlewick Press
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V. 1
  • The pox
Control code
ocm64390636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780763636791
Lccn
2006043170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)64390636
Label
The astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, traitor to the nation, 1, The pox party, taken from accounts by his own hand and other sundry sources ; collected by M.T. Anderson of Boston
Publication
Note
In addition to writing children's and young adult literature, Matthew Tobin Anderson was an an instructor at Vermont College of Fine Arts, and taught writing at Syracuse University, and has also worked as a disc jockey, music reviewer, and editorial assistant at Candlewick Press
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • V. 1
  • The pox
Control code
ocm64390636
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780763636791
Lccn
2006043170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)64390636

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