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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
Title
Pretty monsters
Statement of responsibility
stories 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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
290013
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Link, Kelly
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
740L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tan, Shaun
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Pretty monsters, stories by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
715992
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780670010905
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008033251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670010905
  • (OCoLC)221152489
Label
Pretty monsters, stories by Kelly Link ; decorations by Shaun Tan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
715992
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
389 pages
Isbn
9780670010905
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008033251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670010905
  • (OCoLC)221152489

Library Locations

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