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The Resource Finnikin of the rock, Melina Marchetta

Finnikin of the rock, Melina Marchetta

Label
Finnikin of the rock
Title
Finnikin of the rock
Statement of responsibility
Melina Marchetta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now on the cusp of manhood, Finnikin, who was a child when the royal family of Lumatere was brutally murdered and replaced by an imposter, reluctantly joins forces with an enigmatic young novice and fellow-exile, who claims that her dark dreams will lead them to a surviving royal child and a way to regain the throne of Lumatere
Member of
Summary
Now on the cusp of manhood, Finnikin, who was a child when the royal family of Lumatere was brutally murdered and replaced by an imposter, reluctantly joins forces with an enigmatic young novice and fellow-exile, who claims that her dark dreams will lead them to a surviving royal child and a way to regain the throne of Lumatere
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Aurealis Awards, Best Young Adult Novel, 2008.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year for Older Children, 2009.
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Teen Books, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
312047
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchetta, Melina
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 820L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 820
  • 820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lumatere chronicles
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kings and rulers
  • Fantasy
  • Kings and rulers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Finnikin of the rock, Melina Marchetta
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
757300
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Candlewick Press edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780763643614
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009028046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763643614
  • (OCoLC)430839053
Label
Finnikin of the rock, Melina Marchetta
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
757300
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Candlewick Press edition.
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780763643614
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009028046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780763643614
  • (OCoLC)430839053

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