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The Resource The last leaves falling, Sarah Benwell

The last leaves falling, Sarah Benwell

Label
The last leaves falling
Title
The last leaves falling
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Benwell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Japanese teenager, Sora, is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease). Lonely and isolated, Sora turns to the ancient wisdom of the samurai for guidance and comfort. But he also finds hope in the present; through the internet he finds friends that see him, not just his illness. This is a story of friendship and acceptance, and testing strength in an uncertain future
Summary
In Japan, teenaged Abe Sora, who is afflicted with "Lou Gehrig's Disease," finds friends online and elicits their help to end his suffering
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10416032
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The last leaves falling, Sarah Benwell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Not suitable for younger readers".- back cover
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
20 cm.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781909531222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781909531222
Label
The last leaves falling, Sarah Benwell
Publication
Note
"Not suitable for younger readers".- back cover
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
20 cm.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781909531222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781909531222

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