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The Resource I am the messenger, by Markus Zusak

I am the messenger, by Markus Zusak

Label
I am the messenger
Title
I am the messenger
Statement of responsibility
by Markus Zusak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After capturing a bank robber, nineteen-year-old cab driver Ed Kennedy begins receiving mysterious messages that direct him to addresses where people need help, and he begins getting over his lifelong feeling of worthlessness
Member of
Summary
After capturing a bank robber, nineteen-year-old cab driver Ed Kennedy begins receiving mysterious messages that direct him to addresses where people need help, and he begins getting over his lifelong feeling of worthlessness
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Children's Book of the Year Award for Older Readers (Children's Book Council of Australia), 2003.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Ethel Turner Prize for Young People's Literature, 2003.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
132888
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Z837
LC item number
Iae 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
I am the messenger, by Markus Zusak
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006
  • First published: Australia : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2002 under title The messenger
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
ocm54501483
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American Ed.
Extent
357 p.
Isbn
9780375830990
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2003027388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54501483
Label
I am the messenger, by Markus Zusak
Publication
Note
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006
  • First published: Australia : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2002 under title The messenger
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
ocm54501483
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American Ed.
Extent
357 p.
Isbn
9780375830990
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2003027388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54501483

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