The Resource Run for your life, Trevor Kew

Run for your life, Trevor Kew

Label
Run for your life
Title
Run for your life
Statement of responsibility
Trevor Kew
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For Chris Khalili, cross-country running is all about winning. And the only way he can hit top speed is by imagining scary figures chasing him through the woods around his home in Victoria, B.C. When forest fires to the north cause mass destruction, Chris doesn't see why he has to participate in the charity run to help refugees from the fire, when he should be concentrating on winning the city finals. Chris becomes friends with Jason, a First Nations kid whose family has been displaced by the fire. He and Jason train together, but Chris is horrified that the shadowy figures in his mind have become stereotypical scary Natives. Chris is even more surprised by his dad's sudden interest in helping Jason and his family. For the first time, Chris wonders about his father's emigration from Iran as a young man, and starts to think about what it means to be a refugee and to have to actually run for your life. But without the fear of being pursued to spur him on, how will Chris win the big race?
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Issued also in electronic format.
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kew, Trevor
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-13
LC call number
PZ7.K49874
LC item number
Run 2017
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Sports stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Track and field
  • Refugees
  • Friendship
  • Friendship
  • Refugees
  • Track and field
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Run for your life, Trevor Kew
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781459411906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959054279
  • (OCoLC)ocn959054279
Label
Run for your life, Trevor Kew
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781459411906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959054279
  • (OCoLC)ocn959054279

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