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The Resource Finding fish : a memoir, by Antwone Quenton Fisher and Mim Eichler Rivas

Finding fish : a memoir, by Antwone Quenton Fisher and Mim Eichler Rivas

Label
Finding fish : a memoir
Title
Finding fish
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by Antwone Quenton Fisher and Mim Eichler Rivas
Title variation
Antwone Fisher story
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Antwone Fisher tells the story of his life, from his birth to a prison inmate to his success as a screenwriter in Hollywood, discussing his childhood and teen years in foster homes, his stint in the Navy, his attempts to find his mother and father, and the determination that led him to create the life of his dreams
Summary
Born in prison to a single mother and raised as a ward of Cleveland's foster care system, the author relates how he resisted the lure of drugs and crime to build a successful life for himself
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
183908
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Pub Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fisher, Antwone Quenton
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/0092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • 1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F499.C69
LC item number
N33 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rivas, Mim Eichler
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fisher, Antwone Quenton
  • African Americans
  • Foster children
  • African American screenwriters
  • Foster children
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
Target audience
adult
Label
Finding fish : a memoir, by Antwone Quenton Fisher and Mim Eichler Rivas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
20203161
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780688176990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00031872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)35634
  • 87D208CE389111D5AE0800C0F03B29FC
  • (IMchF)C0AB62C7A94311D496C300D0B774B920
Label
Finding fish : a memoir, by Antwone Quenton Fisher and Mim Eichler Rivas
Publication
Copyright
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
20203161
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780688176990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00031872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)35634
  • 87D208CE389111D5AE0800C0F03B29FC
  • (IMchF)C0AB62C7A94311D496C300D0B774B920

Library Locations

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