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The sun is also a star  Cover Image Book Book

The sun is also a star / Nicola Yoon.

Yoon, Nicola, (author.).


"Two teens--Daniel, the son of Korean shopkeepers, and Natasha, whose family is here illegally from Jamaica--cross paths in New York City on an eventful day in their lives--Daniel is on his way to an interview with a Yale alum, Natasha is meeting with a lawyer to try and prevent her family's deportation to Jamaica--and fall in love"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553496710
  • Physical Description: 344 pages, 28 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Target Audience Note:
HL650L Lexile
Decoding demand: 98 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 88 (very high) Structure demand: 88 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 4.7.
Reading Counts High School 4.7 17.
Accelerated Reader AR 4.7 10.0 185630.
Accelerated Reader AR UG 4.7 10 185630.
Awards Note:
Printz Honor, 2017
Coretta Scott King New Talent award 2017
Subject: Fate and fatalism > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Noncitizens > Juvenile fiction.
Illegal immigration > Juvenile fiction.
Korean Americans > Juvenile fiction.
First loves > Juvenile fiction.
Jamaicans > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Deportation > Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Jamaican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Emigration and immigration > Juvenile fiction.
Undomumented immigrants > Fiction.
Noncitizens > Fiction.
Illegal immigration > Fiction.
Deportation > Fiction.
Korean Americans > Fiction.
Fate and fatalism > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.), setting.
New York (N.Y.) > Juvenile fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Romance fiction.
Young adult works.

Available copies


  • 1 current hold with 61 total copies.
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Cass County Library-Archie YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002204970251 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Garden City YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002204970269 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002204970277 Young Adult Fiction Checked out 07/20/2024
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002204706275 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002205041953 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill YA YOO 2016 (Text) 0002204970293 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Barry Lawrence - Aurora Library Y FIC YOO (Text) 37884102824525 Teen Available -
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