The Resource Terrier, Tamora Pierce

Terrier, Tamora Pierce

Label
Terrier
Title
Terrier
Statement of responsibility
Tamora Pierce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beka Cooper is a rookie with the law-enforcing Provost's Guard, commonly known as 'the Provost's Dogs', in Corus, the capital city of Tortall. To the surprise of both the veteran 'Dogs' and her fellow 'puppies', Beka requests duty in the Lower City. The Lower City is a tough beat. It's also where Beka was born. (SA: Year 6 - Year 9)
Member of
Summary
When sixteen-year-old Beka becomes "Puppy" to a pair of "Dogs," as the Provost's Guards are called, she uses her police training, natural abilities, and a touch of magic to help them solve the case of a murdered baby in Tortall's Lower City
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155291
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierce, Tamora
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beka Cooper
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Magic
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Terrier, Tamora Pierce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover: A Tortall legend
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
584 p.
Isbn
9781862917217
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781862917217
  • (OCoLC)156784751
Label
Terrier, Tamora Pierce
Publication
Note
Cover: A Tortall legend
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
584 p.
Isbn
9781862917217
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781862917217
  • (OCoLC)156784751

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