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The Resource Monstress, Book one, Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant

Monstress, Book one, Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant

Label
Monstress, Book one
Title
Monstress
Title number
Book one
Title part
Awakening
Statement of responsibility
Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant
Title variation
Monstress
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Maika Halfwolf lives in a world gripped by war--an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia brimming with arcane dangers. As she struggles to overcome the trauma of violence and regain knowledge of her past, she becomes inextricably linked to an eldritch monster of tremendous power. This link will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of deadly powers both human and otherworldly
Member of
Summary
"Set in an alternate world of art deco beauty and steampunk horror, Monstress tells the epic story of Maika Halfwolf, a teenage survivor of a cataclysmic war between humans and their hated enemies, the Arcanics. In the face of oppression and terrible danger, Maika is both hunter and hunted, searching for answers about her mysterious past as those who seek to use her remain just one step behind... and all the while, the monster within begins to awaken..."--Page [4] of cover
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story, 2017.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534615
Cataloging source
GO3
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liu, Marjorie M
Dewey number
741.5973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.M6576
LC item number
L68 2019
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/letterer
p66QGKlkgtg
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Takeda, Sana
  • Wooton, Rus
  • Smith, Jennifer M.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Monstress
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Psychic ability
  • Monsters
  • Asia
  • Monsters
  • Psychic ability
  • Teenage girls
  • Asia
Target audience
adult
Label
Monstress, Book one, Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Collecting Monstress issues 1-18."
  • "Monstress created by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1107700057
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9781534312326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1107700057
Label
Monstress, Book one, Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Collecting Monstress issues 1-18."
  • "Monstress created by Marjorie Liu & Sana Takeda."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1107700057
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9781534312326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1107700057

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