The Resource Faceless, Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Faceless, Alyssa B. Sheinmel

Label
Faceless
Title
Faceless
Statement of responsibility
Alyssa B. Sheinmel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Maisie is struck by lightning, her face is partially destroyed. She's lucky enough to get a face transplant, but how do you live your life when you can't even recognize yourself any more? She was a runner, a girlfriend, a good student ...a normal girl. Now, after a single freak accident, all that has changed. As Maisie discovers how much her looks did and didn't shape her relationship to the world, she has to redefine her own identity, and figure out what 'lucky' really means
Summary
Maisie is a normal sixteen-year-old, until an electrical fire caused by a lightning strike leaves her with severe burns, her face partially destroyed--she is lucky enough to get a full face transplant but she soon discovers how much her looks shaped her own identity and her relationship with those around her, including her boyfriend
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10449706
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheinmel, Alyssa B
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Face
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. in children
  • Parent and teenager
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Burns and scalds
  • Families
  • Friendship
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Faceless, Alyssa B. Sheinmel
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
346 pages
Isbn
9781910655191
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Faceless, Alyssa B. Sheinmel
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
346 pages
Isbn
9781910655191
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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