Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

Dave at night

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 8
Lexile measure:
550L
Description

If nobody wants him, that's fine. He'll just take care of himself.

When his father dies, Dave knows nothing will ever be thesame. And then it happens. Dave lands in an orphanage -- the cold and strict Hebrew Home for Boys in Harlem -- far from the life he knew on the Lower East Side. But he's not so worried. He knows he'll be okay. He always is. If it doesn't work out, he'll just leave, find a better place to stay. But it's not that simple.

Outside the gates of the orphanage, the nighttime streets of Harlem buzz with jazz musicians and swindlers; exclusive parties and mystifying strangers. Inside, another world unfolds, thick with rare friendships and bitter enemies. Perhaps somewhere, among it all, Dave can find a place that feels like home.

01-02 Young Hoosier Book Award Masterlist (Gr 6-8), 02 Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award Nominee Master List and 00-01 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Bk Award Masterlist

2000 Notable Children's Books (ALA) and 2000 Best Books for Young Adults (ALA)

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780060281540
9780062253569
9780064407472
9780060281533
Reading Level:
MG
Level 3.6, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
550L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 37aa47b8-b969-389e-055f-2a3d450b56c7
Full title dave at night
Author levine gail carson
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-20 22:58:42PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 23:45:56PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 8
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.6
author Gail Carson Levine
author_display Levine, Gail Carson
available_at_school Bellevue Middle, Buena Vista Elementary, Cane Ridge Elementary, Glendale Elementary, IT Creswell Arts Middle, Lakeview Elementary, Litton Middle, Madison Middle, Maxwell Elementary, Pearl-Cohn High, Ruby Major Elementary, Two Rivers Middle, Una Elementary, West End Middle
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Bellevue Middle - Teen Fiction, Buena Vista Elementary - Kids Fiction, Cane Ridge Elementary - Kids Fiction, Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Fiction, Glendale Elementary - Kids Fiction, Lakeview Elementary - Kids Fiction, Litton Middle - Teen Fiction, Madison Middle - Teen Fiction, Maxwell Elementary - Kids Fiction, Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction, Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction, Two Rivers Middle - Teen Fiction, Una Elementary - Kids Fiction, West End Middle - Teen Fiction
display_description When orphaned Dave is sent to the Hebrew Home for Boys where he is treated cruelly, he sneaks out at night and is welcomed into the music- and culture-filled world of the Harlem Renaissance.
format_category_school Books, eBook
format_school Book, eBook
id 37aa47b8-b969-389e-055f-2a3d450b56c7
isbn 9780060281533, 9780060281540, 9780062253569, 9780064407472
item_details ils:CARL0000118183|35192020834333|Main Library - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Levine|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192022437903|Main Library - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Levine|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192023236510|Main Library - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Levine|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192035195258|Green Hills - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Levine|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01350162|Lakeview Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||11122||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01410169|Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4W783||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01541236|Bellevue Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||44130||, ils:CARL0000118183|A02050176|Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||29522||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00139642|Madison Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4L545||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00140776|Una Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2V735||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00141570|West End Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4V770||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00206031|Maxwell Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2B552||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00275008|Two Rivers Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4U730||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00275147|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|F HI LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6G632||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00301404|Buena Vista Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||14165||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00313734|Madison Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4L545||, ils:CARL0000118183|FF00042081|Cane Ridge Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||16184||, ils:CARL0000118183|NB00344696|Glendale Elementary - Kids Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1M330||, ils:CARL0000118183|P00017353|Litton Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4I510||, ils:CARL0000118183|P00580148|Two Rivers Middle - Teen Fiction|F LEV|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4U730||, overdrive:dbea3cdb-343b-40ce-b96a-3ae297d6f0f3|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Available Online||||
itype_school , Book
last_indexed 2018-05-21T04:45:56.681Z
lexile_score 550
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F HI LEV, F LEV
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Bellevue Middle, Buena Vista Elementary, Cane Ridge Elementary, Glendale Elementary, IT Creswell Arts Middle, Lakeview Elementary, Litton Middle, Madison Middle, Maxwell Elementary, Pearl-Cohn High, Ruby Major Elementary, Two Rivers Middle, Una Elementary, West End Middle
primary_isbn 9780060281540
publishDate 1999, 2013
record_details ils:CARL0000118183|Book|Books||English|HarperCollinsPublishers,|1999.|281 p. ; 22 cm., overdrive:dbea3cdb-343b-40ce-b96a-3ae297d6f0f3|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2013|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000118183|35192020834333|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192022437903|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192023236510|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000118183|35192035195258|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01350162|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01410169|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|A01541236|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|A02050176|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00139642|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00140776|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00141570|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00206031|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00275008|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00275147|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00301404|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|B00313734|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|FF00042081|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|NB00344696|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|P00017353|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000118183|P00580148|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:dbea3cdb-343b-40ce-b96a-3ae297d6f0f3|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Harlem Renaissance -- Juvenile fiction, Jews -- New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, Orphans -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Dave at night
title_full Dave at Night, Dave at night / by Gail Carson Levine
title_short Dave at night
title_sub
topic_facet African Americans, Harlem Renaissance, Historical Fiction, Jews, Juvenile Fiction, Orphans