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The Resource Among others, Jo Walton

Among others, Jo Walton

Label
Among others
Title
Among others
Statement of responsibility
Jo Walton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raised by a half-mad mother who dabbled in magic, Morwenna Phelps found refuge in two worlds. As a child growing up in Wales, she played among the spirits who made their homes in industrial ruins. But her mind found freedom and promise in the science fiction novels that were her closests companions. Then her mother tried to bend the spirits to dark ends, and Mori was forced to confront her in a magical battle that left her crippled--and her twin sister dead
Summary
Seeking refuge in fantasy novel worlds throughout a youth under the shadow of a dubiously sane mother who dabbled in magic, Mori Phelps is forced to confront her in a tragic battle and gains unwanted attention when she attempts to perform spells herself
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2012.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2011.
  • Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
377969
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walton, Jo
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Magic
  • Books and reading
  • England
  • Books and reading
  • Magic
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Young women
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Among others, Jo Walton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocn759574626
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade pbk. ed.
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780765331724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)759574626
Label
Among others, Jo Walton
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocn759574626
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade pbk. ed.
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780765331724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)759574626

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