The Resource Mister Pip, Lloyd Jones

Mister Pip, Lloyd Jones

Label
Mister Pip
Title
Mister Pip
Statement of responsibility
Lloyd Jones
Title variation
Mr. Pip
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Matilda watches as all the foreigners flee her homeland--all but one, the white man Mr. Watts. Amidst the ruins of the town schoolhouse, Watts reads Dickens' Great Expectations to the children, thus sparking their imaginations and giving them hope in a chaotic world
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Alex Award, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2007.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2007.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 2007.
  • Kiriyama Prize for Fiction, 2008.
  • Montana Medal for Fiction or Poetry, 2007.
  • Montana New Zealand Book Award for Readers' Choice, 2007.
  • Montana New Zealand Book Award for Fiction, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
165042
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Lloyd
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9639.3.J644
LC item number
M57 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Storytelling
  • Bougainville Island (Papua New Guinea)
Target audience
adult
Label
Mister Pip, Lloyd Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm82287381
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780385341066
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007005224
System control number
(OCoLC)82287381
Label
Mister Pip, Lloyd Jones
Publication
Control code
ocm82287381
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780385341066
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007005224
System control number
(OCoLC)82287381

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