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The Resource A monster calls : a novel, by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

A monster calls : a novel, by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

Label
A monster calls : a novel
Title
A monster calls
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • British Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 2011.
  • Carnegie Medal, 2012.
  • Kate Greenaway Medal, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2011
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10011789
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A monster calls : a novel, by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9781406365856
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781406311525
Label
A monster calls : a novel, by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9781406365856
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781406311525

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