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A great and terrible beauty, Libba Bray

Label
A great and terrible beauty
Title
A great and terrible beauty
Statement of responsibility
Libba Bray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After the suspicious death of her mother in 1895, sixteen-year-old Gemma returns to England, after many years in India, to attend a finishing school where she becomes aware of her magical powers and ability to see into the spirit world
Member of
Summary
After the suspicious death of her mother in 1895, sixteen-year-old Gemma returns to England, after many years in India, to attend a finishing school where she becomes aware of her magical powers and ability to see into the spirit world
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Iowa High School Book Award, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122667
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bray, Libba
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PZ7.B7386
LC item number
Gr 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Gemma Doyle trilogy
Series volume
Book 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Boarding schools
  • England
  • Magic
  • Supernatural
  • Boarding schools
  • Schools
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A great and terrible beauty, Libba Bray
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52312403
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780385732314
Isbn Type
(tr. pbk.)
Lccn
2003009472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)52312403
Label
A great and terrible beauty, Libba Bray
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52312403
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780385732314
Isbn Type
(tr. pbk.)
Lccn
2003009472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)52312403

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