In real life
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Contributors
Wang, Jen, author.
Published
New York : First Second, 2014.
Status
Overton High - Teen Comic/Graphic  1 available
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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
xii, 175 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9781596436589 (pbk.), 1596436581 (pbk.)
Reading Level
MG+
Level 3.3, 1 Points
Lexile code
GN: Graphic Novel
Lexile measure
390

Notes

General Note
"In real life was adapted from a story by Cory Doctorow called "Anda's Game" first published on Salon.com in 2004" --Colophon.
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"Anda loves Coarsegold Online, the massively-multiplayer role playing game that she spends most of her free time on. It's a place where she can be a leader, a fighter, a hero. It's a place where she can meet people from all over the world, and make friends. But things become a lot more complicated when Anda befriends a gold farmer -- a poor Chinese kid whose avatar in the game illegally collects valuable objects and then sells them to players from developed countries with money to burn. This behavior is strictly against the rules in Coarsegold, but Anda soon comes to realize that questions of right and wrong are a lot less straightforward when a real person's real livelihood is at stake" --cover flap.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Doctorow, C., & Wang, J. (2014). In real life (First edition.). First Second.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Doctorow, Cory and Jen, Wang. 2014. In Real Life. New York: First Second.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Doctorow, Cory and Jen, Wang. In Real Life New York: First Second, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Doctorow, Cory,, and Jen Wang. In Real Life First edition., First Second, 2014.

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