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The Resource In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel, by Cat Winters

In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel, by Cat Winters

Label
In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel
Title
In the shadow of blackbirds
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Cat Winters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to séances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns
Summary
In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to seances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns
Tone
Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2014.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10177232
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winters, Cat
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W76673
LC item number
In 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spiritualism
  • Ghosts
  • Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • San Diego (Calif.)
  • Spiritualism
  • Ghost stories
  • Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • San Diego (Calif.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel, by Cat Winters
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2012039262
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9781419705304
Lccn
2012039262
Other physical details
ill.
Label
In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel, by Cat Winters
Publication
Control code
2012039262
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9781419705304
Lccn
2012039262
Other physical details
ill.

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