The Resource Gwendy's button box, Stephen King and Richard Chizmar ; [illustrated by Keith Minnion]

Gwendy's button box, Stephen King and Richard Chizmar ; [illustrated by Keith Minnion]

Label
Gwendy's button box
Title
Gwendy's button box
Statement of responsibility
Stephen King and Richard Chizmar ; [illustrated by Keith Minnion]
Title variation
Gwendys button box
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974, twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs, which are held by strong, if time-rusted, iron bolts and zig-zag up the cliffside. Then one day when Gwendy gets to the top of Castle View, after catching her breath and hearing the shouts of kids on the playground below, a stranger calls to her. There on a bench in the shade sits a man in black jeans, a black coat, and a white shirt unbuttoned at the top. On his head is a small, neat black hat. The time will come when Gwendy has nightmares about that hat
Member of
Summary
When twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson takes the stairs up the cliffside to Castle Rock, Maine, she encounters a mysterious stranger, who calls out to her wanting to talk
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10565225
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Stephen
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chizmar, Richard T.
  • Minnion, Keith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Gwendy novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Castle Rock (Me. : Imaginary place)
Target audience
adult
Label
Gwendy's button box, Stephen King and Richard Chizmar ; [illustrated by Keith Minnion]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
171 pages
Isbn
9781473672093
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Gwendy's button box, Stephen King and Richard Chizmar ; [illustrated by Keith Minnion]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
171 pages
Isbn
9781473672093
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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