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Calvin, a novel by Martine Leavitt

Label
Calvin
Title
Calvin
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Martine Leavitt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born on the day the last Calvin and Hobbes comic strip was published, seventeen-year-old Calvin, a schizophrenic, sees and has conversations with the tiger, Hobbes, and believes that if he can persuade the strip's creator, Bill Watterson, to do one more strip, he will make Calvin well
Storyline
Character
Award
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2016
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10451075
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leavitt, Martine
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL680L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Watterson, Bill
  • Watterson, Bill
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mental illness
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Characters in literature
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Depression & Mental Illness
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Adolescence
  • Calvin (Fictitious character : Watterson)
  • Hobbes (Fictitious character)
  • Schizophrenia in adolescence
  • Mentally ill teenagers
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Calvin (Fictitious character : Watterson)
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • High schools
  • Hobbes (Fictitious character)
  • Mentally ill teenagers
  • Schizophrenia in adolescence
  • Schools
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Calvin, a novel by Martine Leavitt
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
1415915
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780374380731
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015002574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374380731
  • (OCoLC)905450213
Label
Calvin, a novel by Martine Leavitt
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
1415915
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780374380731
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015002574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374380731
  • (OCoLC)905450213

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