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The Resource A taste for monsters, Matthew J. Kirby

A taste for monsters, Matthew J. Kirby

Label
A taste for monsters
Title
A taste for monsters
Statement of responsibility
Matthew J. Kirby
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1888 seventeen-year-old Evelyn Fallow, herself disfigured by the phosphorus in the match factory where she worked, has been hired as a maid to Joseph Merrick, the Elephant Man--but when the Jack the Ripper murders begin she and Merrick find themselves haunted by the ghosts of the slain women, and Evelyn is caught up in the mystery of Jack's identity
Summary
In 1888 seventeen-year-old Evelyn Fallow, herself disfigured by the phosphorus in the match factory where she worked, has been hired as a maid to Joseph Merrick, the Elephant Man--but when the Jack the Ripper murders begin she and Merrick find themselves haunted by the ghosts of the slain women, and Evelyn is caught up in the mystery of Jack's identity
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534993
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirby, Matthew J.
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merrick, Joseph Carey
  • Jack
  • Phosphorus
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Ghost stories
  • Serial murders
  • Murder
  • London (England)
  • Merrick, Joseph Carey
  • Jack
  • Disfigured persons
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Ghosts
  • Serial murderers
  • Murder
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
  • Jack
  • Merrick, Joseph Carey
  • Ghost stories
  • Murder
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Phosphorus
  • Serial murders
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A taste for monsters, Matthew J. Kirby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn941875440
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition, October 2016.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780545817844
Lccn
2015048826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941875440
Label
A taste for monsters, Matthew J. Kirby
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn941875440
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition, October 2016.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9780545817844
Lccn
2015048826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941875440

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