The Resource Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Label
Leviathan
Title
Leviathan
Statement of responsibility
written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
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Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2009.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2010.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
326937
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W5197
LC item number
Lev 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Keith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Leviathan trilogy
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction
  • Imaginary creatures
  • Princes
  • War
  • Genetic engineering
  • Science fiction
  • Animals
  • Princes
  • Genetic engineering
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Control code
ocn290477162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse hardcover ed.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9781416971733
Lccn
2009000881
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)290477162
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Control code
ocn290477162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse hardcover ed.
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9781416971733
Lccn
2009000881
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)290477162

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