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The Resource Pretty monsters : stories, by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan

Pretty monsters : stories, by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan

Label
Pretty monsters : stories
Title
Pretty monsters
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Weirdly wonderful and a touch macabre, the nine short stories take readers into worlds with elements of reality but also supply a fantastic twist
Summary
Nine short stories take readers into worlds with elements that mix fantasy with reality
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
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290013
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Link, Kelly
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tan, Shaun
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Short stories
Target audience
adolescent
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stories
Label
Pretty monsters : stories, by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Pretty monsters
  • The wrong grave
  • The wizards of Perfil
  • Magic for beginners
  • The faery handbag
  • The specialist's hat
  • Monster
  • The surfer
  • The constable of Abal
Control code
ocn221152489
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 p.
Isbn
9780670010905
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008033251
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)221152489
Label
Pretty monsters : stories, by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan
Publication
Contents
  • Pretty monsters
  • The wrong grave
  • The wizards of Perfil
  • Magic for beginners
  • The faery handbag
  • The specialist's hat
  • Monster
  • The surfer
  • The constable of Abal
Control code
ocn221152489
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 p.
Isbn
9780670010905
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008033251
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)221152489

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