The Resource Where the world ends, Geraldine McCaughrean

Where the world ends, Geraldine McCaughrean

Label
Where the world ends
Title
Where the world ends
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine McCaughrean
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1727, a group of men and boys are put ashore on a remote sea stac to harvest birds for food. No one returns to collect them. Why? Surely nothing but the end of the world can explain why they have been abandoned. And how can they survive, housed in stone and imprisoned on every side by the ocean?
Summary
In the summer of 1727, a group of men and boys are put ashore on a remote sea stac to harvest birds for food. No one returns to collect them. Why? Surely nothing but the end of the world can explain why they have been abandoned. And how can they survive, housed in stone and imprisoned on every side by the ocean?
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Carnegie Medal, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10649333
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islands
  • Fowling
  • Men
  • Castaways
  • Wilderness survival
  • Carnegie Medal
  • Literary prize winners
  • Saint Kilda (Scotland)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Where the world ends, Geraldine McCaughrean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on a true story set in St Kilda"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781474921145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Where the world ends, Geraldine McCaughrean
Publication
Note
"Based on a true story set in St Kilda"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781474921145
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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