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The Resource A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Creator
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10622037
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12-17
  • 730L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dowd, Siobhan
  • Kay, Jim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Breast
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
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
1647429
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. special collectors' edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780763692384
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763692384
  • (OCoLC)959418730
Label
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
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
1647429
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. special collectors' edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780763692384
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763692384
  • (OCoLC)959418730

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